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Both Pence and Harris completely dodged a question about presidential succession

21 days ago   |   By Fortune

During Wednesday's vice presidential debate between Mike Pence and Democratic challenger Kamala Harris, moderator Susan Page asked a question on the mind of many Americans following President Trump's hospitalization for COVID-19 : “Have you had a conversation, or reached an agreement with about safeguards or procedures when it comes to presidential disability?”
In other words: Are they prepared to succeed as President?
Both vice presidential candidates dodged the question entirely.
“Thank you. I would like to go back,” Pence, who was asked first, responded in reference to the previous...
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