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Santorum: When seeking a candidate, ‘look at who they lay down with at night’

Chris Moody
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Santorum with wife, Karen, in 2006. (AP)

Speaking at the Values Voters Summit in Washington, D.C. Friday, Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum emphasized the importance of family in choosing a nominee.

"When you look at someone to determine whether they'd be the right person for public office, look at who they lay down with at night and what they believe," Santorum, a former senator from Pennsylvania, said.

Santorum brought his wife, Karen Garver Santorum, and four of their seven children on stage after his speech.

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