Savvy Shields, from Fayetteville, is Miss America. She nimbly finessed a political question by calling for more compromise. Asked about Hillary Clinton during an interview, she responded:

“If you’re trying to be leader of the free world, everything you say and do matters and all of your actions are held to a higher standard,” Shields said. “Both of the contestants have done a good job, but they also need to watch what they’re doing.”