Over the past 40 years, half of all Republican presidents were celebrities. As midterms approach, the GOP is once again tapping famous political novices to run. MSNBC’s Ari Melber explains why the GOP prioritizes celebrity status over policy. (This segment is from MSNBC’s “The Beat with Ari Melber,” a news show covering politics, law, and culture airing nightly at 6pm ET on MSNBC bit.ly/thebeatwithari).
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