Trump Qualified to Moderate Debate?

Jon Huntsman and Ron Paul shun upcoming debate over Trump's involvement.
2:00 | 12/04/11

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Donald Trump may -- as a reality show star but does that mean he should moderate and GOP presidential debate. At least two of the candidates say no way -- of course -- has had something to say about it as well. Here's ABC's -- -- Maybe they -- mr. trump to hold the presidential debate on December 27 because he's never shot we'd love. -- -- This is the man who essentially forced a sitting president of the United States to prove he was born in his own country. We do not have time for this counseling and -- still wasn't satisfied I'd want to look at it. But I hope it's true. It's that kind of loud confidence that's gotten the job moderating a free for all debate. On an obscure cable channel just days before the Iowa Caucuses. They could have chosen a more self -- percent -- -- -- moderate a debate except if they had chosen an actual candidates. For their part Michelle Bachmann Mitt Romney and Rick Perry have all met privately with trump and kissed his ring. Last night Newt Gingrich the current front runner told us he's ahead. I we wanted to -- just yeah. Yes but congressman Ron Paul and governor Jon Huntsman say they're not coming. -- people said the trumps role is beneath the office of the presidency. And Huntsman said it was the presidential premise debate with the Donald. Thank you very much trump essentially called them losers saying that Ron Paul was a clown like candidate with zero chances of winning. And said he was glad he and Jon Huntsman will not be attending the debate and wasting the time of the viewers our expert told us the -- -- has a point. As far as Huntsman and Iran halt that it's immediate hit by -- principles. When you're losing there -- -- I'm by agreeing -- she also says it will be a risky debate where anything could go wrong that I -- sixty -- -- know what the -- moderator thinks he's more important. -- anyone else on stage for Good Morning America Steve -- on the ABC news.

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