Republican candidates took the gloves off at their Las Vegas showdown on December 15, according to a Bloomberg analysis featuring Adam Tiouririne of Logos.
“The final Republican debate of the year was also among the most quarrelsome so far, with several candidates engaging in repeated shouting matches,” write Tiouririne and Bloomberg economic data editor Andre Tartar.
The contenders not only attacked others on the debate stage, but also took aim at leaders on the world stage. The Bloomberg analysis shows that the debaters were far from consensus on how the United States should engages allies and adversaries alike.
The full analysis is available on BloombergPolitics.com.