Articles Tagged 'Mitt Romeny'
Santorum endorses Romney for president
WASHINGTONÂ (Reuters) – Former Republican presidential candidateÂ Rick SantorumÂ endorsed his one-time fierce rivalÂ Mitt RomneyÂ on Monday, a move that may help the party’s…
Romney needs to get small donors hooked
ByÂ Seth McLaughlin-The Washington Times
In outspending formerÂ Sen. Rick SantorumÂ and former House SpeakerÂ Newt GingrichÂ en route to the Republican presidential nomination,Â Mitt RomneyÂ proved he knows how to reel in big-cash backers. But if he hopes to go toe-to-toe this fall with President Obama, the former Massachusetts governor needs to show he can fish for small-dollar donors,…
Republicans in three-way battle in Deep South
ByÂ John Whitesides
(Reuters) – Republicans Rick Santorum, Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney battled on Monday for conservative support in Mississippi and Alabama ahead of…
Candidates spar before key Miss., Ala. primaries
By BETH FOUHY, Associated Press â€“Â 10 minutes ago
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) â€” Republican presidential hopeful Rick Santorum on Sunday nudged rival Newt Gingrich to step aside, arguing a head-to-head contest between himself and Mitt Romney should “occur sooner rather than later.” A defiant Gingrich predicted victories in Tuesday’s primaries in Alabama and Mississippi and called Romney the weakest GOP…
Romney Picks Up Support in South
ByÂ PATRICK O’CONNORÂ andÂ NEIL KING JR., The Wall Street Journal
JACKSON, Miss.â€”Mitt Romney road-tested a new Southern dialect during his two-day swing through Alabama and Mississippi, making repeated stabs at a convincing “y’all” while proclaiming a love for biscuits and “cheesy grits.”
Tuesday will determine if his attempts at being folksy help push him to the top in a…
Santorum Predicts a Two-Man GOP Race With Romney After Southern Primaries
By Lisa Lerer , Bloomberg News
Rick Santorum suggested the Republican presidential primary would soon become a two-man race where he will measure up well…
Obama Super PAC to run ads in MI — Against Romney…ByÂ JEREMY W. PETERS, The New York Times
The airwaves in Michigan will soon be thick with political ads as a number of â€œsuper PACsâ€ and at least one presidential campaign went on a buying spree Tuesday, nailing down what commercial time they could ahead of the stateâ€™s primary next Tuesday.
Making its first major ad buy this year, the …
Romney finds tough times in Michigan
ByÂ Andrea Billups-The Washington Times
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. â€” Michigan native sonMitt RomneyÂ is mounting a giant effort here to win back some love in the state of his birth, amid fresh signs he will have trouble winning the Feb. 28 primary or a general election matchup for the stateâ€™s 16 electoral votes this fall against PresidentÂ Obama.
Polls show Rick Santorum virtually tied with Mitt Romney nationally
ByÂ Karen TumultyÂ andÂ Amy Gardner,Â The Washington Post
Mesa, Ariz. â€” With two new polls showing underdogÂ Rick SantorumÂ gaining on front-runnerÂ Mitt RomneyÂ among Republicans nationally, the contenders forÂ the GOP presidential nominationÂ are taking advantage of a lull between primary contests to stockpile resources and rally supporters for the next phase of the race.
Separate surveys released
Santorum plans aggressive strategy against Romney
ByÂ STEVE PEOPLES
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A day after Mitt Romney regained some momentum in the Republican presidential contest, his rival Rick |