Ahead of next week’s Illinois Republican Presidential primary, AP’s Robert Ray looks at GOP efforts to court Latino voters.
A Miami area political science professor says Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum’s call for residents of Puerto Rico to learn English probably won’t play well in the Latino community as a whole, and may come across as insensitive.
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.
Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney’s weaker performance among evangelical voters will be in the foreground as the GOP primaries move into Southern states where most Republicans are born-again Christians.
As the Republican presidential hopefuls vie for the attention of the evangelical vote across the South, Georgians still seem split on which candidate best represents Christian values and can boost the economy.
Republicans hope a big Super Tuesday win in Massachusetts for former Governor Mitt Romney could put the state, normally a lock for Democrats, up for grabs in November.
J David Ake, the AP’s assistant chief of bureau for photography, takes a look at some of the memorable images captured by AP photographers covering the primary in South Carolina. (Jan. 21)
From the Associated Press: Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney won the New Hampshire primary Tuesday night, adding to a first-place finish in last week’s Iowa caucuses and establishing himself as the man to beat for the Republican presidential nomination.