GOP prematurely declares Pence the debate winner

The Republican National Committee's official website -- -- apparently prematurely posted a blog post declaring Indiana Gov. Mike Pence the winner of tonight's vice presidential debate, nearly two hours before the debate even started.

The article, called "Who Won the Vice Presidential Debate" was triumphant in tone -- "The consensus was clear after the dust settled, Mike Pence was the clear winner of the debate."

The blog post went on to say Pence's top moments of the debates were "Economy" and "Highlighting Hillary's scandals."

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