The duo exchanged many attacks against each other, and they were the only two candidates on the stage. With the absence of former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R), Republican frontrunner Donald Trump was largely left out of the debate as a topic of discussion, and most attacks were focused against the opponents on stage.
Here are some of the biggest zingers from the debate.
DeSantis: “[Haley] may be even more liberal than Gavin Newsom is.”
Referencing his recent debate against Gov. Gavin Newsom (D-CA), DeSantis attacked Haley’s conservative credentials, suggesting she may be politically to the left of the California governor.
“I debated the governor of California, Gavin Newsom,” DeSantis said. “You know, I thought he lied a lot, but