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    Gary Johnson’s Chances of Making Debate Stage Dwindle

    It’s a two-horse race. With just two weeks to make up ground, the Libertarian Party’s presidential candidate is well short of the 15 percent polling support he needs to debate Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump — which Johnson himself said he needs, or else it’s “game over.” Even against historically unpopular nominees, the former New Mexico governor has struggled without a national ad campaign and with the Green Party’s Jill Stein siphoning supporters. Still, one poll found half of voters want both long shots in the debates.

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