Super showdown: Will Ohio settle race for GOP presidential nomination?

Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, and his wife Ann, talk to reporters on his campaign plane before taking off for Boston, in Columbus, Ohio, Tuesday, March 6, 2012. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

ZANESVILLE, Ohio — For housewife Teresa Price, Ohio’s GOP presidential primary on Super Tuesday is about choosing which candidate can do the most for the nation’s economy.

So she said she’s voting for Mitt Romney, who suggested in a speech earlier Monday that Republicans need to focus on jobs and defeating President Barack Obama in November, not social issues.

Ohio is the most hotly contested of the 10 states voting Tuesday, with Romney now virtually tied in the polls with former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum, who had held a significant lead.

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