Among Republican opponents, Santorum's ideas on abortion, women in combat, birth control stand out
Published 02/17/2012, Associated Press
A Catholic father of seven whose kids are home-schooled, Rick Santorum may seem to wear his conservatism as comfortably as his sweater vests. But he's walked a careful path, keeping the more provocative opinions that helped sink his re-election to the Senate in 2006 mostly out of his presidential campaign. That is until he leaped to the top of the polls, alongside Mitt Romney.Word count: 1138
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