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Public Policy Polling: Santorum More Electable Than Romney

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Polls, Republicans, Romney, Santorum

So let’s look at the numbers from Public Policy Polling… Yes, Rick Santorum is ahead of Romney by 2 points. And that’s the first time in PPP’s stats that this has happened. Romney has always been ahead of his competitor when it came to electability against Obama. So how could this possibly happen? There are […]

February 14th, 2012 | Permalink| 5 Comments »

NRO: It’s Time For Newt Gingrich To Drop Out

By The Pajama Pundit | Related entries in News, Newt, Santorum

The editorial staff at National Review Online make a compelling argument for the former Speaker to quit the race for the Republican nomination: At the moment Rick Santorum appears to be overtaking Newt Gingrich as the principal challenger to Mitt Romney. Santorum has won more contests than Gingrich (who has won only one), has more […]

February 13th, 2012 | Permalink| 6 Comments »

Rick Santorum Sweeps Non-Binding Minnesota, Missouri & Colorado Primaries

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Colorado, Minnesota, Missouri, Newt, Republicans, Romney, Santorum

Yes, you read that right. Another day, another crazy outcome in the GOP primary season. Well, actually 3 crazy outcomes. Here’s the lowdown from Politico: Rick Santorum dealt an embarrassing setback to Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign Tuesday night, sweeping non-binding contests across three states and raising new questions about conservatives’ willingness to accept Romney as […]

February 8th, 2012 | Permalink| 4 Comments »

Romney Wins New Hampshire, But Is It Enough To Steamroll To Nomination?

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Huntsman, New Hampshire, Newt, Perry, Romney, Ron Paul, Santorum

NBC is already calling it with 17% reporting, and it would definitely be difficult for anybody to catch up in such a divided field. Too many candidates taking away votes from each other. The numbers… Mitt Romney – 35% Ron Paul – 25% Jon Huntsman – 17% Newt Gingrich – 11% Rick Santorum – 10% […]

January 10th, 2012 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

Santorum Wins/Almost Wins Iowa Caucuses

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Iowa, Republicans, Santorum

‘ It’s Rick’s big night! The Iowa faith-based contingent really turned out this caucus for the underdog, and that should make waves in the evangelical community. Will they support a Mormon? I think that’s a tough call right now. They definitely could, but it depends on what this group decides. Personally, I think Santorum will […]

January 3rd, 2012 | Permalink| 4 Comments »

One Last Iowa Caucus Poll: Ron Paul, Mitt Romney Virtually Tied…Santorum Gaining

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Iowa, Polls, Republicans, Romney, Ron Paul, Santorum

Public Policy Polling is out with their final numbers and it’s a photo finish… It looks like pretty much everybody has lost support in this except Santorum and Gingrich. And Santorum hasn’t had millions of dollars in negative ads lobbed his way. Maybe that’s why his favorability numbers are so high… Santorum’s net favorability of […]

January 2nd, 2012 | Permalink| 2 Comments »