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GOP debate audience cheers waterboarding

The audience at Saturday night’s Republican presidential debate erupted into applause at the mention of waterboarding, an interrogation technique that is often described as torture. The National Journal‘s Major Garrett asked Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain to respond to a Vietnam veteran who said he believed torture was wrong in…

Perry’s New Hampshire poll numbers crash

New Hampshire, the traditional site of the nation’s first primary, is a make-or-break state for presidential hopefuls. All the Republicans hoping to eventually stand as the party’s nominee at the 2012 convention try to make a strong showing in the state, but for Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R), New Hampshire…