Expert explains large role social media plays in politics, presidential elections

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CLEVELAND, Ohio — It’s a big part of people’s’ daily lives and also a big part of politics: social media.

Chris Stirewalt, digital politics editor for the Fox News Channel, appeared on Fox 8 News in the Morning ahead of Thursday’s GOP presidential candidate debate.

He talked about how candidates have been using social media, and how they can use it to benefit their campaigns.

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