Donald Trump Says He’ll Debate Bernie Sanders In California For Charity

Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders might be getting ready to rumble. 

Speaking Wednesday night on “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” the presumptive Republican presidential nominee accepted a challenge from the Democratic presidential hopeful to debate in California prior to the state’s June 7 primary. 

Host Jimmy Kimmel said he asked Sanders, who will be on the show on Thursday, if he had a question for Trump. Sanders, he said, challenged Trump to a debate since Hillary Clinton has declined

Trump said he would… for a price: 

Kimmel: What would that price be? 

Trump: If I debated him, we would have such high ratings and I think I should take that money and give it to some worthy charity. 

Kimmel: So if it was done for charity you would agree to do that? 

Trump: If we paid a nice sum for the charity, I would love to do so. 

Kimmel: What if the network put up the money?

Trump: That could happen also. That should happen anyway. 

Shortly afterward, Sanders took to Twitter to agree to Trump’s terms:

It’s not clear when or where the debate would take place, or which charities would benefit. 

Editor’s note: Donald Trump regularly incites political violence and is a serial liar,rampant xenophobe, racist, misogynist and birther who has repeatedly pledged to ban all Muslims — 1.6 billion members of an entire religion — from entering the U.S.

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