Trump jousts with Bush, Fiorina at contentious Republican debate

Republican U.S. presidential candidate Bush speaks during the second official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi ValleyBy Steve Holland and Erin McPike SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (Reuters) – Republican front-runner Donald Trump traded jabs with former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, former business executive Carly Fiorina and other presidential rivals in a contentious debate on Wednesday marked by frequent bickering and personal attacks. In the second debate of the 2016 Republican White House race, the candidates battled over Iraq, condemned President Barack Obama’s nuclear deal with Iran and sharply disagreed on whether the government should be shut down in order to cut funds for the women’s health group Planned Parenthood.

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