Democrats urged to vote for Santorum in Michigan GOP presidential primary

Republican presidential candidate, former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum greets diners at New Beginnings Restaurant in Kentwood, Mich., Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

DEARBORN, Mich. —  Pre-school teacher Lois Gueli had an “Obama 2008” campaign button pinned to her purse when she voted for former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum in Michigan’s primary election Tuesday.

“I wanted to make sure when I walked in, people knew what my feelings were,” Gueli said, describing her vote as part of a national effort by Democrats to weaken the Republican field.

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