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Gov. Joe Piscopo? Candidates in two states try to use lessons learned from Trump.

Mar 8, 2017 - Washington Post Blogs

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. - The appeal of Donald Trump-style populism could soon be tested by another celebrity candidate with no governing experience: Joe Piscopo.

The former "Saturday Night Live" cast member best known for his impersonation of Frank Sinatra is "very close" to jumping into the New Jersey governor's race, inspired in part by his interactions with "real Americans" while on the campaign trail with Trump.

"The journey has laid itself out, and I see there's a lot of support fo

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