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Gingrich: Michigan is do-or-die for Romney

Gingrich: Michigan is do-or-die for Romney

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich hinted Sunday that if rival Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney loses the primary election in his home state of Michigan, he should drop out of the race. “If he loses his home state, I don’t see what he says the next morning to his donors to stay in the race,” Mr. Gingrich told “Fox News Sunday.” If Mr. Romney, a former Massachusetts governor, can’t win [...]

Gingrich to challenge Florida’s “winner take all” rule, demand proportional award of delegates

Gingrich to challenge Florida’s “winner take all” rule, demand proportional award of delegates

He’s got a case, I think. Simple rule: Every state that goes before April 1 is required to award its delegates proportionally. Florida was supposed to go after that date but moved up its primary in defiance of the RNC’s wishes. They were penalized by having half of their 99 delegates taken away — but for some reason, their “winner take all” rule was allowed to remain in effect despite [...]

Exit Polls 2012 Florida Primary

Exit Polls 2012 Florida Primary

exit polls from Florida 2012 Florida primary exit polls: 2/3rds say debates mattered Two in three Florida primary voters say the presidential debates were an important factor in their vote, according to early CBS News exit polls. That’s a positive sign for Mitt Romney, who was widely seen as besting rival Newt Gingrich in the two Sunshine State debates over the past week. For evidence of the importance of the [...]

Politisite Political Projections: Florida Primary January 31, 2012

Politisite Political Projections: Florida Primary January 31, 2012

Politisite provides projections based on a Momentum modality similar to that used in projecting stock prices. Politisite does NOT endorse any candidate during the primary process. Further, we do not receive funding from any political campaign. Having said that, here are our projections for the Florida Primary for January 31, 2012 Mitt Romney – 42% (+13) Newt Gingrich – 29% Rick Santorum – 13% Ron Paul – 10% We do [...]

SC Republican Party Releases Final Delegate Numbers – Gingrich 23,Romney 2

SC Republican Party Releases Final Delegate Numbers – Gingrich 23,Romney 2

Columbia, S.C.-The South Carolina Republican Party today released final delegate numbers following the January 21, 2012 South Carolina Presidential Primary. With 100% of 2,117 precincts reporting, the statewide primary winner was Newt Gingrich. Gingrich won 11 at-large delegates with 40.43% of the vote. Mitt Romney finished second, winning no at large delegates with 27.85% of the vote. Gingrich also won two delegates in each of the following Congressional districts: 2nd, [...]