Graphic: Mitt Romney outpaces rivals on TV ads

Republican front-runner Mitt Romney and his super political action committee Restore Our Future have outspent Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum on TV advertising.

The same thing apparently dragging down Mitt Romney’s presidential candidacy in the South — his membership in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints — is proving to be a veritable life raft in the far-flung isles of the … Continue reading»

Long before the polls closed Tuesday afternoon, the Drudge Report teased readers with hints that Mitt Romney had won Mississippi. When the exit polls were released at 8 p.m. Central, it looked like an extremely tight race. The exit polls … Continue reading»

Mitt Romney wins Hawaii GOP presidential caucuses

HONOLULU — Hawaii Republicans gave Mitt Romney a big victory in their caucus Tuesday, softening the blow from his losses earlier in the night in Alabama and Mississippi. Romney held a narrow lead over Rick Santorum for much of evening. … Continue reading»

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) – Rick Santorum crowed that Tuesday’s primary victories in Alabama and Mississippi were a sign that conservatives had not lost their sway in picking the Republican presidential nominee and urged them to come together behind his scrappy … Continue reading»

Miss. Republicans seek contender against Obama

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) Mississippi voters cast ballots Tuesday in a Republican presidential primary, with conservatives saying they were seeking the strongest challenger to face Democratic President Barack Obama in the November general election. Republican candidates Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney and … Continue reading»

WASHINGTON (AP) — White born-again and evangelical Christians were dominating Alabama’s and Mississippi’s Republican presidential primaries on Tuesday, showing up in numbers unsurpassed by any state where voters have been polled so far this year, according to preliminary results of … Continue reading»

It could be a tight race in Alabama. Mitt Romney campaigned there on Monday, an indication that he’s eyeing a potential victory in the state. Newt Gingrich spent the day in Birmingham on Tuesday.