WASHINGTON — Mitt Romney swept the Kentucky and Arkansas Republican presidential primaries Tuesday, inching closer to the GOP nomination he is certain to win. With no serious opposition left, the former Massachusetts governor easily won both contests. He won all … Continue reading»

SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake County’s Republican mayoral candidates say they’d prefer discussing issues over accusations. Mike Winder and Mark Crockett have both been accused of problems with their financial disclosure. Last week, Crockett supporters have accused Winder of … Continue reading»

By Calvin Woodward, Associated Press WASHINGTON — A look at where Democratic President Barack Obama and Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney stand on a selection of issues: ABORTION and BIRTH CONTROL: Obama: Supports abortion rights. Health care law requires contraceptives … Continue reading»

Rick Perry endorses former rival Mitt Romney for president

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry has formally endorsed Mitt Romney’s presidential bid, saying he hopes the candidate he once bitterly opposed wins the White House. The Texas governor clashed frequently with Romney and even branded the ex-Massachusetts governor … Continue reading»

What promised to be a political fight to the death was deflated on April 10 when Rick Santorum suspended his presidential campaign, leaving Mitt Romney facing the few remaining primaries with a hefty delegate lead and challengers Newt Gingrich and … Continue reading»

Mitt Romney picked up the endorsement of former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani on the eve of the New York primary vote, while Giuliani promised to do anything he can to help Romney win in November. “Mitt has won fair … Continue reading»