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FL Primary: Florida Voters Explain Their Choices

The Huffington Post | Max J. Rosenthal | Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

The Palm Beach Post talked to voters on the morning of the Florida primary, asking them to explain their choices for the GOP nomination. The reasons o...

Ryan Grim

Jeb Bush Lobbied For Medicare Con Man

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Jeb Bush personally lobbied the secretary of health and human services while his father was vice president on behalf of a hospital execu...

Mark Blumenthal

Romney's Lead Unchanged In Final Florida Polls

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The final two polls on the Florida presidential primary are in, and they show little or no change over the last two or three days of the...

Meghan McCain Says GOP Candidate Needs To Go

Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

Meghan McCain, daughter of Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), offered her latest analysis of the GOP presidential primary on Tuesday, writing in a column for...

Amanda Terkel

Gingrich Robocall: Romney Forced Holocaust Survivors To Eat Non-Kosher Food

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

LAKELAND, Fla. -- The Newt Gingrich campaign has a robocall out in Florida claiming that Mitt Romney once took kosher food away from Holocaust survivo...

Where Republican Candidates Stand On Election Day

Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

All eyes are on the Sunshine State as voters in Florida head to the polls to cast ballots in the race for the Republican presidential nomination. ...

Florida Primary 2012: Live Election Day Updates

Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is feeling the momentum going into Florida's primary election. The latest polls show Romney running ahead of ...

WATCH: Mitt Romney Sings

Newser.com | Posted 04.01.2012 | Weird News

If President Obama absolutely killed Al Green's "Let's Stay Together," Mitt Romney has apparently responded by just plain murdering a patriotic standa...

Santorum Launches 'Gutter Politics' Attack

Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

Former U.S. Senator Rick Santorum trails in the polls heading into Florida's primary election and is turning his attention to upcoming contests in oth...

Paul Turns To 'Campaign Call To Arms' Beyond Florida

Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

U.S. Rep. Ron Paul is already looking beyond Florida's primary election going into Tuesday's contest. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports that the...

Aggressive Strategy May Fail Newt

Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

Newt Gingrich attacked his way to victory in South Carolina and relied on a similar strategy to propel is campaign in Florida. In the Sunshine State; ...

Mitt Gets Feisty, Hurls 'Sad' And 'Painfully Revealing' Criticism

Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

After coming up short in South Carolina's primary election less than two weeks ago, Mitt Romney is running in a strong position going into Tuesday's c...

Newt Aims To Hang On After Florida

Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

By SHANNON McCAFFREY, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ORLANDO, Fla.--Can Newt Gingrich come back a third time? If he loses Tuesday in Florida's primary--po...

Jon Ward

Gingrich, Facing Likely Florida Loss, Unleashes Wild Attacks On Romney

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

TAMPA, Fla. -- Meet Newt Gingrich, the human Roman Candle. Gingrich and Mitt Romney on Monday staggered to the end of a brutal week of campaigning...

Howard Fineman

In The Bunker With Newt Gingrich

HuffingtonPost.com | Howard Fineman | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

MIAMI -- From before the GOP race began in earnest last summer until as recently as this week, Newt Gingrich's close personal and political friends ha...

Amanda Terkel

Newt Gingrich: Marco Rubio Looks 'Awfully Good' For Vice President

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich doubled down on his admiration for Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), telling an enthusiastic crowd at his...

Carlos Harrison

Florida Latino Vote Is 'Too Large To Be Ignored'

HuffingtonPost.com | Carlos Harrison | Posted 01.30.2012 | Latino Voices

Now it's the Latinos' turn. After contests in early primary states where the Hispanic vote was too small to be significant, now comes Florida, wher...

Sam Stein

Why Newt Gingrich May Not Be Bluffing

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich's announcement that he is taking his campaign to the Republican convention in Tampa is being dismissed as typical e...

Newt Gingrich's Dash Across Florida Makes For Chaotic Events

Jon Ward | Posted 03.31.2012 | Politics
Jon Ward

TAMPA, Fla. -- Here's a good description of the disorganization bordering on chaos that regularly surrounds Newt Gingrich's presidential campaign. Th...

Inside Bella Santorum's Life-Threatening Condition

Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

This weekend, Rick Santorum left the campaign trail to be with his 3-year-old daughter, Isabella, who was hospitalized with pneumonia. Fortunately, Be...

Palin: 'Rage Against The Machine'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin urged Republicans multiple times on Saturday to vote for Newt Gingrich, but did not offer a formal endorsement. ...

Mark Blumenthal

Florida Polls Agree On One Thing

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Another round of new polls on the Florida Republican primary race agree on who is comfortably ahead, but disagree on the size of that ma...

Amanda Terkel

Gingrich Lambastes Obama's Contraception Rule

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- At a Monday morning rally at the Hyatt Regency Riverfront in Jacksonville, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich sharply condemned ...

Jason Linkins

Florida Primary Candidates Make Tea Party Powerplay After Going M.I.A.

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

At the moment, the Sunshine State is where all of the action is, and going to be, for the next 48 hours or so. As former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romne...

Gingrich, Romney Endorse Plan to Disenfranchise Millions Of Voters

Mother Jones | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

As Republican primary voters head to the polls in Florida on Tuesday, both GOP front-runners have endorsed a policy that would contradict existing law...