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Santorum Hits Obama on Afghanistan Withdrawal Timeline

Santorum Hits Obama on Afghanistan Withdrawal Timeline

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss.) — As he mingled with the Mississippi breakfast crowd, Rick Santorum said the president’s timeline in Afghanistan “has made a very winnable operation very, very difficult.”“It c…

Santorum: If Campaign’s About Math ‘We Are In Very, Very Tough Shape’

Santorum: If Campaign’s About Math ‘We Are In Very, Very Tough Shape’

Jessica McGowan/Getty Images(GULFPORT, Miss.) — Two days before Mississippians vote, Rick Santorum admitted he has made a few mistakes on the campaign trail, saying he has had some “lowlights” on his quest to the nomination.“Now I&rs…

Gingrich Dubs Romney ‘Weakest’ GOP Front-Runner in 90 Years

Gingrich Dubs Romney ‘Weakest’ GOP Front-Runner in 90 Years

Jessica McGowan/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Newt Gingrich may be the most authentic, grits-eating Southerner in the GOP primary race, but don’t expect any Southern hospitality from the Georgia native.As the Republican race heads south for the Ala…

Lindsey Graham Says Rick Santorum Wrong on Economy

Lindsey Graham Says Rick Santorum Wrong on Economy

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Sen. Lindsey Graham said Sunday on This Week that GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum was wrong Saturday when he said the improving economy could hurt Republican chances in the November elections.“I don’t think …

Santorum Wins Big In Kansas, While Romney Takes The Pacific and The Virgin Islands

Santorum Wins Big In Kansas, While Romney Takes The Pacific and The Virgin Islands

Jay LaPrete/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Rick Santorum claimed a sweeping victory in Kansas on Saturday, winning the state’s caucus with 51.2 percent of the vote. Mitt Romney placed second in the caucus with 20.9 percent, Gingrich and Paul came in…

Rick Santorum Takes Strong Lead in Kansas Caucus

Rick Santorum Takes Strong Lead in Kansas Caucus

Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — With 32 percent of precincts reporting, Republican presidential hopeful Rick Santorum is the projected winner of the Kansas caucus, according to early poll results Saturday. With more than three-quarters o…

Rick Santorum: Campaign Is ‘Burning Through Our Savings’

Rick Santorum: Campaign Is ‘Burning Through Our Savings’

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(PELHAM, Ala.) — Rick Santorum asked a crowd in Alabama to deliver him a win in the state Tuesday and pitched to them he’s a better choice than either of his opponents because of his working class background and blue…

Santorum: Romney Not Being ‘Truthful’ With American People

Santorum: Romney Not Being ‘Truthful’ With American People

Jessica McGowan/Getty Images(JACKSON, Miss.) — ”Are we going to win here?” Rick Santorum asked an excited crowd in Mississippi Wednesday evening at a rally ahead of the state’s primary next week.The candidate touted his Super Tuesday wins …

Santorum Breaks Twitter Record on Super Tuesday

Santorum Breaks Twitter Record on Super Tuesday

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Mitt Romney may have won the most states in Super Tuesday’s 10 primaries, but Rick Santorum stole the show online.As Santorum took the stage for his election night speech, Twitter exploded with chatter about him.More than …

Santorum Pushes Hard for Kansas; Won’t Call on Gingrich to Quit Race

Santorum Pushes Hard for Kansas; Won’t Call on Gingrich to Quit Race

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(LENEXA, Kan.) — Rick Santorum, fresh off a strong Super Tuesday, told reporters in Kansas that though he “wanted” Newt Gingrich out of the race, his supporters, not he, had called on the former speaker to drop …

Analysis: Romney Wins the Night, But Not the Momentum

Analysis: Romney Wins the Night, But Not the Momentum

ABC NewsANALYSISby Amy Walter
(WASHINGTON) — It wasn’t pretty and it wasn’t impressive, but Mitt Romney came out a winner Tuesday night.He came into Super Tuesday with one significant goal: winning Ohio.  And, it appears that he did -…

Santorum Says ‘We Are in This Thing’; Campaign to Stay ‘Lean and Mean’

Santorum Says ‘We Are in This Thing’; Campaign to Stay ‘Lean and Mean’

ABC News(STEUBENVILLE, Ohio) — Although Mitt Romney came out as the apparent winner in Ohio’s primary Tuesday night, GOP contender Rick Santorum proclaimed earlier to a boisterous crowd gathered in the gym of Steubenville High School, “We are in…

Santorum Wins in Tenn., Okla., N.D.; Ohio Still Too Tight to Call

Santorum Wins in Tenn., Okla., N.D.; Ohio Still Too Tight to Call

Whitney Curtis/Getty Images(STEUBENVILLE, Ohio) — While Mitt Romney has won four Super Tuesday contests and Rick Santorum has won three so far, all eyes are fixed on a close race in Ohio, where the two are locked in a tight race.The contest in Ohio, w…

Romney Rebounds Among Conservatives; Continues to Face Challenges

Romney Rebounds Among Conservatives; Continues to Face Challenges

Bill Pugliano/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Mitt Romney’s rebounded among strong conservatives since his wins in the Michigan and Arizona primaries, potentially bolstering his prospects in the race for the Republican nomination.  But he and his …

Super Tuesday: The 10-State Voting Extravaganza

Super Tuesday: The 10-State Voting Extravaganza

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Mitt Romney is in a solid position heading into Super Tuesday, poised to win at least four states by wide margins.In Idaho, Massachusetts, Vermont and Virginia, Romney is expected to gather large swaths of th…

Rick Santorum Gets Sentimental in Ohio, Says Romney Misleads

Rick Santorum Gets Sentimental in Ohio, Says Romney Misleads

Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call(CUYAHOGA FALLS, Ohio) — Rick Santorum gave his final pitch to Ohioans before Super Tuesday Monday evening by trying to, in part, appeal to their sentimental sides.The former Pennsylvania senator became nostalgic about the early…

‘New Yorker’ Cover Puts Santorum in Doghouse, Romney in Driver’s Seat

‘New Yorker’ Cover Puts Santorum in Doghouse, Romney in Driver’s Seat

The New Yorker(NEW YORK) — In the whirlwind of stumbling and surging front-runners, ebbing and flowing momentum and winning, then losing, primary battles, even the cover artist for the New Yorker has had to rethink how to portray the GOP primary.But f…

Santorum on the GOP Race: ‘We’re Winning’

Santorum on the GOP Race: ‘We’re Winning’

Jay LaPrete/Getty Images(PLAIN CITY, Ohio) — In an interview with ABC News, Rick Santorum declared he is already winning in the battle against Mitt Romney because voters are seeing that Romney’s “values are not the values of the Republican party.”"We’…

Romney Focuses on Economy; Edges Santorum In New Ohio Poll

Romney Focuses on Economy; Edges Santorum In New Ohio Poll

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(CANTON, Ohio) — Pushing his closing argument prior to Tuesday’s ten state voting contest, Mitt Romney accused Obama and his GOP rivals of not paying attention to major issues facing Americans, claiming that the relen…

Romney Campaign Highlights Santorum’s Disorganization

Romney Campaign Highlights Santorum’s Disorganization

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(DAYTON, Ohio) — Seeking to highlight Rick Santorum’s disorganization in getting his name on the GOP presidential primary ballots in several states, the Romney campaign held a conference call with reporters to discuss…

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