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Johnson, Stein excluded from 1st presidential debate

DENVER –  The commission that oversees presidential debates has invited only Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump to the first presidential debate. It excluded two third-party candidates who had hoped the event could help them talk directly to an electorate unhappy with the two front-runners. The Commission on Presidential Debates said in a statement Friday that

Israel Doesn’t Need American Foreign Aid

Jeff Jacoby, A longtime reader, unabashedly Zionist, chastises me.  “I can’t believe you’re going to vote for Gary Johnson for president,” she writes. “You’ve always been a great supporter of Israel. How can you be with a candidate who wants to eliminate US aid to Israel?” I replied that Johnson, the Libertarian Party nominee, has