Full Transcript: Final 2016 Presidential Debate Donald Trump vs Hillary Clinton

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Donald Trump: No, it was — we put up the American flag. And that’s it. They put up the American flag. We fought for the right in Palm Beach to put up the American flag.

Chris Wallace: Right. But there was a penalty that was imposed by Palm Beach County, and the money came from your foundation…

Donald Trump: There was. There was. And, by the way…

Chris Wallace:… instead of Mar-a-Lago or yourself, sir.

Donald Trump:… the money — the money went to Fisher House, where they build houses — the money that you’re talking about went to Fisher House, where they build houses for veterans and disabled vets.

Chris Wallace: I want to get into one…

Hillary Clinton: But, of course, there’s no way we can know whether any of that is true, because he hasn’t released his tax returns. He is the first candidate ever to run for president in the last 40-plus years who has not released his tax returns, so everything he says about charity or anything else, we can’t prove it. You can look at our tax returns. We’ve got them all out there.

But what is really troubling is that we learned in the last debate he has not paid a penny in federal income tax. And we were talking about immigrants a few minutes ago, Chris. You know, half of all immigrants — undocumented immigrants in our country — actually pay federal income tax. So we have undocumented immigrants in America who are paying more federal income tax than a billionaire. I find that just astonishing.

Chris Wallace: I want…

Donald Trump: So let me just tell you very quickly, we’re entitled because of the laws that people like her passed to take massive amounts of depreciation on other charges, and we do it. And all of her donors — just about all of them — I know Buffett took hundreds of millions of dollars, Soros, George Soros, took hundreds of millions of dollars…

Chris Wallace: We…

Donald Trump: Let me just explain.

Chris Wallace: But, no, we heard this…

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Donald Trump: Most of her donors have done the same thing as I do.

Chris Wallace: Mr. Trump, we — OK.

Donald Trump: You know what she should have done?

Chris Wallace: Folks, we heard this…

Donald Trump: And you know, Hillary, what you should have done, you should have changed the law when you were a United States senator…

Chris Wallace: Folks, we heard this…

Donald Trump:… because your donors and your special interests are doing the same thing as I do, except even more so.

Hillary Clinton: Well, you know…

Donald Trump: You should have changed the law. But you won’t change the law, because you take in so much money. I mean, I sat in my apartment today on a very beautiful hotel down the street known as Trump…

Hillary Clinton: Made with Chinese steel.

Donald Trump: But I will tell you, I sat there… I sat there watching ad after ad after ad, false ad. All paid for by your friends on Wall Street that gave so much money because they know you’re going to protect them. And, frankly, you should have changed the laws.

Chris Wallace: Mr. Trump…

Donald Trump: If you don’t like what I did, you should have changed the laws.

Chris Wallace: Mr. Trump, I want to ask you about one last question in this topic. You have been warning at rallies recently that this election is rigged and that Hillary Clinton is in the process of trying to steal it from you.

Your running mate, Governor Pence, pledged on Sunday that he and you — his words — “will absolutely accept the result of this election.” Today your daughter, Ivanka, said the same thing. I want to ask you here on the stage tonight: Do you make the same commitment that you will absolutely — sir, that you will absolutely accept the result of this election?

Donald Trump: I will look at it at the time. I’m not looking at anything now. I’ll look at it at the time.

What I’ve seen — what I’ve seen is so bad. First of all, the media is so dishonest and so corrupt, and the pile-on is so amazing. The New York Times actually wrote an article about it, but they don’t even care. It’s so dishonest. And they’ve poisoned the mind of the voters. But unfortunately for them, I think the voters are seeing through it. I think they’re going to see through it. We’ll find out on November 8th. But I think they’re going to see through it.

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Chris Wallace: But, sir, there’s…

Donald Trump: If you look — excuse me, Chris — if you look at your voter rolls, you will see millions of people that are registered to vote — millions, this isn’t coming from me — this is coming from Pew Report and other places — millions of people that are registered to vote that shouldn’t be registered to vote.

So let me just give you one other thing. So I talk about the corrupt media. I talk about the millions of people — tell you one other thing. She shouldn’t be allowed to run. It’s crooked — she’s — she’s guilty of a very, very serious crime. She should not be allowed to run. And just in that respect, I say it’s rigged, because she should never…

Chris Wallace: But…

Donald Trump: Chris, she should never have been allowed to run for the presidency based on what she did with e-mails and so many other things.

Chris Wallace: But, sir, there is a tradition in this country — in fact, one of the prides of this country — is the peaceful transition of power and that no matter how hard-fought a campaign is, that at the end of the campaign that the loser concedes to the winner. Not saying that you’re necessarily going to be the loser or the winner, but that the loser concedes to the winner and that the country comes together in part for the good of the country. Are you saying you’re not prepared now to commit to that principle?

Donald Trump: What I’m saying is that I will tell you at the time. I’ll keep you in suspense. OK?

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Hillary Clinton: Well, Chris, let me respond to that, because that’s horrifying. You know, every time Donald thinks things are not going in his direction, he claims whatever it is, is rigged against him.

The FBI conducted a year-long investigation into my e-mails. They concluded there was no case; he said the FBI was rigged. He lost the Iowa caucus. He lost the Wisconsin primary. He said the Republican primary was rigged against him. Then Trump University gets sued for fraud and racketeering; he claims the court system and the federal judge is rigged against him. There was even a time when he didn’t get an Emmy for his TV program three years in a row and he started tweeting that the Emmys were rigged against him.

Donald Trump: Should have gotten it.

Hillary Clinton: This is — this is a mindset. This is how Donald thinks. And it’s funny, but it’s also really troubling.

Chris Wallace: OK.

Hillary Clinton: So that is not the way our democracy works. We’ve been around for 240 years. We’ve had free and fair elections. We’ve accepted the outcomes when we may not have liked them. And that is what must be expected of anyone standing on a debate stage during a general election. You know, President Obama said the other day when you’re whining before the game is even finished…

Chris Wallace: Hold on. Hold on, folks. Hold on, folks.

Hillary Clinton:… it just shows you’re not up to doing the job. And let’s — you know, let’s be clear about what he is saying and what that means. He is denigrating — he’s talking down our democracy. And I, for one, am appalled that somebody who is the nominee of one of our two major parties would take that kind of position.

Donald Trump: I think what the FBI did and what the Department of Justice did, including meeting with her husband, the attorney general, in the back of an airplane on the tarmac in Arizona, I think it’s disgraceful. I think it’s a disgrace.

Chris Wallace: All right.