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Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks during the first Republican presidential debate Thursday in Cleveland. Bush touted his jobs record in Florida. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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It's All Politics

Fact Check: Candidates Don't Tell The Whole Stories In First Debate

In the prime-time Republican presidential debate Thursday, the candidates bragged about their records as governors and in the private sector, but the facts didn't always add up.

Rooftop Films Aarktica
Arms Aarktica
Good Evening Near the Parenthesis
Feels Like Summer The Baa Baa Shop Quintet
Five and Nine Last Lungs

Kurdish rebels in northern Syria walk near the devastated town of Kobani last November. The U.S. bombing campaign helped the Kurds push back the Islamic State from the area. But overall, the U.S. operation against ISIS in Iraq and Syria has shown only limited gains in the past year. Jake Simkin/AP hide caption

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After A Year Of Bombing ISIS, U.S. Campaign Shows Just Limited Gains

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Wasteland Zombie Western
Pillar of Fire Zombie Western
Everything Means Nothing Toe
I'm Waiting for the Man The Velvet Underground and Nico
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A mural asserts local music pride in Bristol, Va., one of the stops along The Crooked Road — a trail that connects music venues through the mountains of the state. Desiré Moses hide caption

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We're Off To See Appalachia: The Crooked Road Links Rural Music Communities

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Where We'll Never Grow Old Ben and Eric Marshall
Passepied Punch Brothers
Night Moves Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band
Rain Plans Israel Nash Gripka
Rain Plans Israel Nash Gripka

Roberto Olivera eventually went on to law school at the University of Southern California, and his mother was there to see him graduate. StoryCorps hide caption

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StoryCorps

To Save Him, One Mom Told Her Son, 'Leave, And Do Not Look Back'

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A Spire Tape
A Secret Society Signal Hill

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks during the first Republican presidential debate Thursday in Cleveland. Bush touted his jobs record in Florida. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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Fact Check: Candidates Don't Tell The Whole Stories In First Debate

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Combo Time St. Mic
Solar March (Nujabes Tribute) St. Mic
Somewhere PDP
Born to Run [Live on The Daily Show] Bruce Springsteen
I Heard You Looking Yo La Tengo
Friday I'm In Love (Orchestral Pop) Walt Ribeiro

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