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GOP candidates lash out at illegal immigration in New Hampshire voters' forum

GOP candidates lash out at illegal immigration in New Hampshire voters' forum

The Republican Party's presidential class called for aggressive steps to curb illegal immigration, seizing on a delicate political issue as more than a dozen White House hopefuls faced off in New Hampshire on Monday night for a pointed preview of the first full-fledged debate of the 2016 primary season. All but three of the 17 major Republican candidates for president participated in what was essentially a debate lite, which — unlike Thursday's nationally televised debate in Cleveland — didn't have a cut-off for participation. The candidates focused their criticism at Democrats instead of each other, yet Monday's meeting offered a prime-time practice round...

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