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#Republican primaries

# republican-primaries - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Santorum suspends campaign for Republicans' Presidential nomination

The former Pennsylvania senator’s move all but guarantees that Mitt Romney will be the man to face Barack Obama in November.

# republican-primaries - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Romney scores major wins in Michigan and Arizona primaries US 2012 This post contains videos

Romney scores major wins in Michigan and Arizona primaries

Mitt Romney overcomes a strong showing from Rick Santorum to top polls in Michigan – the state where his father was governor.

# republican-primaries - Saturday 18 February, 2012

Rick Santorum's surge in polls forces Obama campaign to shift target

With Rick Santorum surging back in Republican polls, Barack Obama is readying an attack on an opponent it hadn’t expected.

# republican-primaries - Sunday 5 February, 2012

Romney win in Nevada leaves opponents out of options

As Mitt Romney romps home, with over 42 per cent of the vote, opponents are left to wonder: how can we win now?

# republican-primaries - Saturday 4 February, 2012

Gingrich admits defeat in Republicans' Nevada caucuses

Newt Gingrich says he’s simply hoping for a good second place, but admits that Ron Paul could push him close there too.

# republican-primaries - Friday 3 February, 2012

Donald Trump endorses Romney's bid for Republican nod

The backing of the celebrity magnate may mean millions more in Mitt Romney’s coffers – but Trump won’t rule himself out yet.

# republican-primaries - Saturday 21 January, 2012

Explainer: What happens now in the US Republican primaries?

So we’ve been through Iowa and New Hampshire, with three dropouts. So what’s next on the road to the Road to the White House?