The following information and video are by Paul Dame, chair of the Vermont GOP.
The debate featured 17 questions from the moderators, and only one of them was about the economy. The economy is the No. 1 issue for most people, but it is the least important issue for TV and radio personalities.
There were basically three questions designed to drive a wedge between the candidates and Republicans: Which Republican issue are you ready to compromise on? Who is your favorite Democrat to work with? Would you kick the Governor out of the party?
The candidates were asked to support someone for the 2024 presidential election — which no one has even declared their candidacy for.
These are the questions being asked in a Republican primary? Is that what Republican primary voters want to know about the Republican candidates?
Watch full video above.