In ‘Happy Hour’ Debate, Candidates Struggle To Break Through

In ‘Happy Hour’ Debate, Candidates Struggle To Break Through

By Jessica Taylor

Rick Perry, Bobby Jindal, Carly Fiorina, Rick Santorum, Lindsey Graham, George Pataki and Jim Gilmore didn’t make the primetime debate. Instead, they took shots at the people they wanted to debate.

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