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#Rick Santorum

# rick-santorum - Monday 14 May, 2012

Ron Paul effectively ends presidential campaign

The move leaves Mitt Romney without serious rivals in the contest for the Republican nomination.

# rick-santorum - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Santorum tells supporters: Vote for Romney and defeat Obama

Defeated Republican primary candidate Rick Santorum tells his supporters to back the campaign of nominee Mitt Romney.

# rick-santorum - Sunday 29 April, 2012

Meet the candidates: Who will Mitt Romney pick as his running mate?

Now the presumptive Republican nominee for president, Mitt Romney has over a dozen names to pick from as he determines who is running mate will be in the autumn. We take a look at who’s who…

# rick-santorum - Sunday 15 April, 2012

Explainer: The ‘Super PAC’ and how it’s changing US elections forever

We explain the origin of the ‘Super PAC’ – and how their unlimited clout threatens to rewrite the political rule book.

# rick-santorum - 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.

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.

# rick-santorum - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Romney sweeps three more primaries in US presidential race US 2012 This post contains videos

Romney sweeps three more primaries in US presidential race

The Republican frontrunner has been ignoring his opponent Rick Santorum to focus on the battle with President Barack Obama.

# rick-santorum - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge WATCH: Santorum's 'horror movie' vision of the USA under Obama Obamaville This post contains videos

WATCH: Santorum's 'horror movie' vision of the USA under Obama

File this one under ‘not pulling your punches’…

# rick-santorum - Monday 26 March, 2012

Santorum turns on reporter: 'Would you guys quit distorting what I am saying?' Rick Santorum This post contains videos

Santorum turns on reporter: 'Would you guys quit distorting what I am saying?'

Rick Santorum accused NYT journalist of trying to distort his comments on Republican rival Mitt Romney.

# rick-santorum - Saturday 24 March, 2012

'Pretend it's Obama' firing range comment being investigated by US Secret Service US 2012 This post contains videos

'Pretend it's Obama' firing range comment being investigated by US Secret Service

Woman made controversial remark at a Rick Santorum campaign event yesterday.

The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning…

# rick-santorum - Friday 23 March, 2012

Romney surges ahead in Republican polls despite Etch-a-Sketch gaffe

The favourite to nab the GOP presidential nomination, Romeny has 40 per cent support for the first time – despite that Etch-a-Sketch gaffe.

Is Ron Paul quietly winning the Missouri caucuses?

Missouri has nearly as many delegates as Illinois – and Ron Paul may be doing enough to take the majority of them.

# rick-santorum - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Romney extends Republican lead with strong Illinois win

Romney’s 46.7 per cent in Illinois – the home state of Barack Obama – is enough to extend his lead over Rick Santorum.

# rick-santorum - Monday 19 March, 2012

Romney focuses on Obama while Santorum questions rival

More details from the GOP presidential nomination race as Republicans head towards D-Day.

# rick-santorum - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Santorum maintains Republican challenge with two more primary wins

The former Pennsylvania senator wins in Alabama and Mississippi – meaning Mitt Romney is still without a win in the south.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things to know this morning…

# rick-santorum - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Mitt Romney prevails - just about - in not-so-Super Tuesday

Romney tops the poll in six states, but Rick Santorum’s showing – particularly in the key battleground of Ohio – is a strong one.

As it happened: Santorum runs Romney close on dramatic ‘Super Tuesday’

A dramatic night in the race for the Republican Party nomination, and we followed it all the way…

# rick-santorum - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Romney and Santorum prepare to square off in Super Tuesday battles

Voters in 10 US states will today decide on who should be the Republican presidential nominee, with everything to play for.

# rick-santorum - Sunday 4 March, 2012

Romney extends lead with victory in Washington state

The frontrunner left his opponents scrambling for second place last night in the race for the Republican US presidential nomination.

# rick-santorum - 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.

# rick-santorum - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Rick Santorum under fire at Republican debate

Yep, another debate.

# rick-santorum - Saturday 18 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Your evening round-up of the day’s biggest news stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

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.

# rick-santorum - Monday 13 February, 2012

Surge in support for Santorum puts him up front with Romney

Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney are neck-and-neck in the Republican Party nomination race, according to Gallup.

# rick-santorum - Sunday 12 February, 2012

Romney back on track after narrow win in Maine caucuses

Mitt Romney scores a victory in Maine’s non-binding caucuses, but Ron Paul is a close second just 200 or so votes behind.

# rick-santorum - 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?

# rick-santorum - 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.

# rick-santorum - Friday 27 January, 2012

Aggressive Romney slams Gingrich in final pre-Florida debate US 2012 This post contains videos

Aggressive Romney slams Gingrich in final pre-Florida debate

Romney called on Gingrich to apologise for a controversial ad on immigration and mocked his desire to put a human colony on the moon.

# rick-santorum - 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?

# rick-santorum - Friday 20 January, 2012

As polls narrow Gingrich launches attack on media ahead of Carolina vote US 2012 This post contains videos

As polls narrow Gingrich launches attack on media ahead of Carolina vote

The final debate ahead of the South Carolina primary vote on Saturday took place last night with polls showing frontrunner Mitt Romney is under pressure.

# rick-santorum - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Rick Perry drops out of presidential race ahead of Carolina primary

The Texas governor is the latest to drop out of the race for the White House, giving his backing to Newt Gingrich.

# rick-santorum - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Romney comes under attack at pre-South Carolina Republican debate US 2012 This post contains videos

Romney comes under attack at pre-South Carolina Republican debate

The battle to be the Republican nominee reaches the conservative state of South Carolina where the first of two pre-primary debates took place overnight.

# rick-santorum - Monday 16 January, 2012

Jon Huntsman backs Romney for Republican nod after suspending campaign

The former diplomat blames in-party mudslinging as he backs Romney – less than a week after calling him “unelectable”.

# rick-santorum - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

First votes of New Hampshire primary see Romney under pressure

Voters are heading to the polls in the first presidential primary of the campaign to win the Republican nomination.

# rick-santorum - Saturday 7 January, 2012

Brutal! Republican candidate Ron Paul's ad rips into rival Santorum US 2012 This post contains videos

Brutal! Republican candidate Ron Paul's ad rips into rival Santorum

“One serial hypocrite exposed…now another has emerged.” Ooooh…sounds like a good movie.

# rick-santorum - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Romney wins Iowa (just), what now in race to be the Republican nominee?

Neck-and-neck with Rick Santorum in Iowa, what now for the former governor of Massachusetts and the other candidates hoping to face Barack Obama in the autumn?

In pictures: Feelings run high as US presidential race kicks off Caucus This post contains images

In pictures: Feelings run high as US presidential race kicks off

Mitt Romney won in Iowa after a long night for candidates and supporters. Here’s how it looked…

Tied: Small number of votes separate Santorum and Romney in Iowa

The first test of strength for the men and woman hoping to take on Barack Obama in the autumn got underway in the rural state of Iowa overnight

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