Mike Pence had a great night. He was unflappable and in command. His win benefits the Trump campaign in a couple of ways: 1) It changes the media conversation after a terrible week for Trump in the aftermath of last Monday’s debate; 2) Perhaps it will reinforce for Trump–none too soon–the importance of preparation and discipline in a national debate.
All that said, Pence’s performance was disconnected from the top of the ticket.
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