With two presidential ticket debates now in the books, one fact is clear: If President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence did not step in to ask the tough questions of their opponents, they were likely not to get asked at all.
Of course, the converse is also true. If former Vice President Joe Biden or Sen. Kamala Harris of California did not push their GOP rivals, the debate moderators would do it for them.
The Supreme Court-packing issue is a prime case in point.
Presidential debate moderator “Fox News Sunday” host Chris Wallace did raise the issue, but appeared content with Biden’s non-answer answer.
“Whatever position I take on that, that’ll become the issue,” Biden said.
What does that even mean?
Biden’s response is an admission that the topic is very important, with significant implications for