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Rick Santorum on the Colbert Report

The former U.S.senator hasn't ruled out another bid to win GOP presidential nomination.

BY Joan Desmond

| Posted 11/24/13 at 12:40 PM


Rick Santorum went on the Colbert Report to promote his film, The Christmas Candle--and maybe to signal that he just might throw his hat in the ring for the 2016 GOP presidential primaries.

The brief exchange also covered same-sex marriage. Colbert asked him if it was too late to stop the "marriage equality" juggernaut, and Santorum reframed the issue, arguing that it was time to re-claim the meaning of marriage. Check it out here.