Republican U.S. presidential candidates pose together on stage before the start of the Voters First Presidential Forum in Manchester

Illegal immigration a dominant theme at Republican forum even without Trump

Republican U.S. presidential candidates pose together on stage before the start of the Voters First Presidential Forum in ManchesterBy Steve Holland MANCHESTER, N.H. (Reuters) – There was no Donald Trump but his top issue, illegal immigration, was a dominant theme on Monday for 14 Republican presidential candidates who tested their messages at a New Hampshire forum to start a pivotal week on the campaign trail. Facing their first face-to-face debate on Thursday in Cleveland, the candidates got in some warm-up action at the Voters First Forum. Senator Lindsey Graham of South Carolina got in what was arguably the zinger of the night when he declared himself uniquely qualified to take on Democrat Hillary Clinton in a general election matchup in November 2016.

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