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Johnson Touts His Lack of Foreign Affairs Knowledge

You know what? The fact that somebody can dot the i’s and cross the t’s on a foreign leader’s geographic location then allows them to put our military in harm’s way.

— Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson, defending his lack of knowledge of world affairs and suggesting that foreign policy expertise, or even an understanding of where international leaders are from, is what leads to military conflict, Politico reports.

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Johnson Has Another ‘Aleppo Moment’

I guess I’m having an Aleppo moment.

— Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson, after he struggled to name a single foreign leader when asked who his favorite was during an MSNBC town hall, NBC News reports.

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Majority Think Third-Party Candidates Should Be in Debates

52%

Of voters say the Libertarian nominee Gary Johnson should join the first presidential debate and 47% say Green Party nominee Jill Stein, should be included as well, according to a new Morning Consult poll. Key finding: Overall, a large majority of voters (66%) say they are likely to watch the first presidential debate.