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Sarah Palin can teach Donald Trump how to become a better debater. Yes, really.

September 23, 2016 Mic

James Morone, a political scientist at Brown University, comments on the strategies the presidential candidates might use from Sarah Palin's playbook. Referring to a Palin strategy against Joe Biden, Morone, said "It's a really good premise." Both candidates "don't know much" about public policy, he says, and they faced one central challenge: "persuading the electorate that they are capable of holding this job."

Sarah Palin can teach Donald Trump how to become a better debater. Yes, really. (comments by Jim Morone) – Mic