Ron Paul Turns Down Donald Trump's Debate Invitation
Newsmax and Donald Trump are teaming up for a GOP debate in Iowa and Ron Paul is the second candidate to turn the Donald down.
‚ÄúThe selection of a reality television personality to host a presidential debate that voters nationwide will be watching is beneath the office of the Presidency and flies in the face of that office‚Äôs history and dignity,‚ÄĚ campaign chairman Jesse Benton said.
‚ÄúMr. Trump‚Äôs participation as moderator will distract from questions and answers concerning important issues such as the national economy, crushing federal government debt, the role of the federal government, foreign policy, and the like. To be sure, Mr. Trump‚Äôs participation will contribute to an unwanted circus-like atmosphere,‚ÄĚ Benton continued....