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Rick Santorum

Find out the latest news about Rick Santorum, a Republican politician and former U.S. senator of Pennsylvania. Discover the most recent headlines about the former presidential hopeful, who finished second to Mitt Romney in the 2012 Republican primaries. Santorum is an ardent opponent of same-sex marriage and the LGBT rights movement, which led writer and pundit Dan Savage to redefine the politician’s last name as a word that equates to bodily fluids. Learn about Santorum and other opponents of gay rights.

After finishing in third place in Iowa, Rubio's benefiting from more attention, although it may not be as flattering as he would hope.

February 04 2016 4:07 PM

The former U.S. senator from Pennsylvania's resounding defeat in Iowa was apparently the death knell for his floundering bid for the White House.

February 03 2016 2:33 PM

Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, and others are appealing to prejudices.

February 01 2016 7:38 PM

Carly Fiorina gets personal toward Hillary Clinton, and Jim Gilmore participates in only his second debate.

January 28 2016 10:38 PM

Plus: Carly Fiorina takes a shot at Hillary Clinton's marriage; Mike Huckabee urges Americans to pray; Rick Santorum talks about children's need for a mother and father.

January 14 2016 8:48 PM

A battle over the votes of social conservatives in Iowa again has Ted Cruz being called weak on marriage equality opposition.

December 30 2015 3:50 PM

The candidates in the early debate claim President Obama hasn't done enough to fight terrorism, but they also decry Donald Trump's call to keep Muslims from immigrating to the U.S.

December 15 2015 9:43 PM
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