Republican Miami Debate Highlights

Craig Bannister | March 10, 2016
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Highlights from CNN's Republican debate in Miami, Florida, featuring Donald Trump, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), Gov. John Kasich (R-Ohio) and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.). CNN's Jake Tapper and Dana Bash, Salem Radio's Hugh Hewitt and the Washington Times' Stephen Dinan moderate.

A moment of silence in remembrance of Nancy Reagan. 

Rubio touts one-strike rule for company's that abuse H1-B visas to replace American workers:

Cruz: "We're driving jobs overseas."

Cruz: Return education to the states and the people.

Kasich: My state's a model for education.

Rubio lays out "merit-based" immigration plan.

Cruz vows to end sanctuary cities.

Trump: I said what I meant, I meant what I said about Muslims hating us.

Cruz: I feel your fear of Radical Islam. 

"We're not going to put up with this nonsense any longer," Kasich warns Putin.

Cruz: Obama has made the U.S. a laughing stock. 

Trump: When I said Putin is "strong," I didn't mean that he's "good." 

Trump asked if he's stoking violence at his rallies.

Cruz: Here's why media want Trump to be our candidate.

Trump and Cruz exchange witty jabs. 

Rubio: Flexibility is for ideas, not principles.

Rubio personalizes his closing statement. 

Kasich closes: I'm a positive person.

Trump sums up: "We can do better."