- GOP candidates and party elders called on ABC News to put Carly Fiorina on stage for Saturday's Republican debate
- Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich pointed out that Fiorina outperformed Ohio Gov. John Kasich and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in Iowa, but both men will still appear on stage Saturday
Washington (CNN)ABC announced Thursday that Carly Fiorina did not make the cut to appear at this weekend's debate, despite calls from several prominent Republicans who wanted her on the New Hampshire stage.