Tonight’s debate will likely be filled with vitriol between the candidates. This year feels unique because national security is such a hot topic for voters.
Tonight is going to be a spectacle, for sure.
But now more than ever, foreign policy is a part of the conversation. When George H.W. Bush ran years ago in 1992, a top issue was family values. So much as changed since then when it comes to the electorate. They discussed the Waco shootings. What they didn’t ask was, are we safe, is someone going to come and kill us? Isn’t that a strange question to be asked during a job interview? Because that might be what part of this debate is going to be about.
The Commission on Presidential Debates released the following statement: