Who won the ninth Republican presidential debate? Vote in our poll.

Who Won the GOP Debate? Vote in Our Totally Unscientific Online Poll.

Who Won the GOP Debate? Vote in Our Totally Unscientific Online Poll.

Who's winning, who's losing, and why.
Feb. 14 2016 12:44 AM

Who Won the GOP Debate?

Vote in our totally unscientific online poll.

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Carson, Rubio, Cruz, Trump, Bush, and Kasich.

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Now that the ninth Republican presidential debate is over, pundits and politicos will be gabbing about what it all means for each candidate’s campaign. Who triumphed? Who floundered? Who will ride the debate to electoral glory, and who is fated to fizzle? But TV talking heads won’t decide this election. The American people will. And all of them read Slate. So we’re turning to you, Slate readers, in our completely unscientific and unserious attempt to determine: Who won?