Gary Johnson And Jill Stein To America: Hey, Remember Us?

The third-party candidates were not impressed by the first presidential debate.

Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson and Green Party nominee Jill Stein weren’t invited to participate in the first presidential debate, but that didn’t stop them from trying to join the war of words between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.

Stein, who was escorted off the campus of debate venue Hofstra University earlier on Monday, attempted to join the conversation via Twitter, even sharing her own opening statement.

She had criticism for both major-party nominees:

She also denounced moderator Lester Holt’s decision to ask Trump about promoting the birther conspiracy:

Johnson also tweeted throughout the debate, often expressing how unimpressed he was by with both Clinton and Trump:

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