Open up the presidential debates to everyone on ballot

This op ed appeared on ConnerDrigotas.com and in the Washington Times

With under one hundred days until the general election, the first presidential debate is just weeks away. The televised argument will unfold against a backdrop of contentious social strife and some of the worst polarization in American political history. But despite many Americans’ desire for options outside the two major parties, there will likely only be two podiums on the debate stage.