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Season 2012 Episode 0208

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Aired Unknown Feb 08, 2012 on Democracy Now!
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Wednesday, February 8, 2012
Former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum has surged in the Republican presidential contest with wins in the Minnesota and Colorado caucuses, as well as a nonbinding primary in Missouri. Santorum’s win appears to have been fueled by evangelical voters, emboldening his claim to be the "true conservative" in the Republican race. The contests in Minnesota, Colorado and Missouri notably differed from earlier states in the absence of a flood of spending backing front-runner Mitt Romney. We get reaction to Santorum’s victories from Michael Brendan Dougherty of Business Insider and the American Conservative and Jon O’Brien of Catholics for Choice. [Rush transcript to come. Check back soon.]moreless

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