(CNN)CNN Opinion asked contributors for their takes on how Mike Pence and Kamala Harris did at the vice presidential debate. The views expressed in these commentaries are their own.
Sarah Isgur: There was a fly on Pence’s head
Julian Zelizer: Democrats, be more direct about threat posed by Trump
Frida Ghitis: Pence releases his inner Trump
Scott Jennings: Is Harris any good at this?
Van Jones: Kamala Harris made history tonight
SE Cupp: Pence’s performance won’t play well with the people whose votes he needs
Lanhee Chen: Pence’s biggest accomplishment of the night
Raul Reyes: Why Harris was the clear winner
Keith Boykin: The insect omen at Wednesday’s debate
Jessica Anderson: Harris is not a good look for Biden
Paul Begala: The night belonged to Kamala Harris
Nayyera Haq: Harris goes after Trump’s veracity
Aaron David Miller: The most important vice presidential debate in history that won’t change a thing
Tara Setmayer: Pence peddled propaganda. Harris brought facts.
David Gergen: Not even the VP debate can rescue Trump’s campaign
Danielle Pletka: VP debate reminds Americans of pending danger
Peter Bergen: Mike Pence’s impossible task
Alice Stewart: Pence won over the undecided voters
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