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Super PAC Boosts Romney On Super Tuesday

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 03.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Coming off a string of wins in Michigan, Washington and Wyoming, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney hopes to solidify his status as t...

Gingrich Works To Sweep Home State

Buckhead Patch | Timothy Darnell | Posted 03.04.2012 | Politics

GOP presidential contender Newt Gingrich has the endorsement of several high-profile Georgia Republicans, including Gov. Nathan Deal. But few of them ...

Santorum, Gingrich Battle For Bible Belt Voters

Posted 03.03.2012 | Politics

By RUSS BYNUM, ASSOCIATED PRESS SAVANNAH, Ga. -- The GOP presidential candidates are fighting to win over conservative voters in the Bible Belt as ...

Georgia GOP Veterans Hope Voters Remember Newt's Past

AP | By GREG BLUESTEIN | Posted 03.02.2012 | Politics

ATLANTA -- It wasn't so long ago that the Republican Party in Georgia was just an afterthought, and Democrats were in firm control of all the levers o...

Gingrich Campaign Hinges On One State

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 05.01.2012 | Politics

ATLANTA — Newt Gingrich's political career is coming full circle: The state that nourished his rise to House speaker could strike a fatal blow t...

Live Updates: Countdown To Super Tuesday

Posted 03.05.2012 | Politics

The race for the Republican presidential nomination turns to Super Tuesday, when votes will be held in ten states. Mitt Romney currently leads the ...

Gingrich Calls Key Super Tuesday State A 'Key Building Block'

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 04.30.2012 | Politics

ATLANTA — Newt Gingrich said Wednesday that a victory in Georgia's primary is a "key building block" his campaign must have to move forward, mak...

Gingrich Warns Of The 'Secular Left'

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 04.28.2012 | Politics

CUMMING, Ga. — Newt Gingrich warned members of a Georgia church Sunday that the "secular left" is trying to undermine American principles establ...

Gingrich Pins Presidential Hopes On Key Day

AP | BRIAN BAKST | Posted 04.26.2012 | Politics

FEDERAL WAY, Wash. — On the political periphery, Newt Gingrich is pinning his fleeting Republican presidential hopes on Georgia, where his caree...

Aide Acknowledges Scenario That Would Leave Newt 'Weakened'

AP | BRIAN BAKST | Posted 04.21.2012 | Politics

TULSA, Okla. — Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich dangled the prospect Monday of gas as low as $2 a gallon if he's elected. The fo...

Newt's Shocking Defeat

Suwanee Patch | Steve Burns | Posted 04.19.2012 | Politics

Paul collected 115 votes to Gingrich's 73 in voting at Collins Hill High. Finishing third was former Pennsylvania senator Rick Santorum with 60 votes....

Romney Praises Rick Scott's 'Excellent Idea'

Posted 02.10.2012 | Politics

A bill for drug testing welfare recipients has recently been on the table in Georgia, and at a campaign stop in Atlanta Mitt Romney told the NBC affil...

Newt Caught On The Defensive

AP | By SHANNON McCAFFREY | Posted 02.09.2012 | Politics

ATLANTA -- The Georgia presidential primary may not be a slam dunk for Republican hopeful Newt Gingrich, a congressman from the state for two decades....

Men Up, Grizzlies Down

Melanie Billings-Yun | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Melanie Billings-Yun

Of all the many lessons we can draw from this election, the one that looms out for me is that wanton attacks on another candidate's gender don't win v...

August 10 Primary Elections Test Political Establishment

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Appointed Sen. Michael Bennet won the Democratic nomination to a full term in Colorado Tuesday night, overcoming a fierce primary c...

Sarah Palin, Newt Gingrich Endorsements Could Help Determine Outcome Of Georgia Governor's Race

AP | SHANNON McCAFFREY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ATLANTA — Two Georgia Republicans who wielded dueling endorsements from Sarah Palin and Newt Gingrich will face a showdown in a GOP runoff for g...

Super Tuesday Results

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CLICK HERE TO SEE THE LIVE DELEGATE COUNT... See below for more updates. SCORECARD: GOP: McCain 9, Romney 7, Huckabee 5, DEM: Obama 13, Clinton 9 ...

Exit Poll Results Nationwide

AP | ALAN FRAM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama drew even with Hillary Rodham Clinton among white males and led with black, young an...

The Road To Super Tuesday

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CHECK HERE FOR SUPER TUESDAY RESULTS The Washington Post has this on the Obama campaign's reaction to Hillary Clinton's announcement that she wants ...

McCain Strings Key Wins on East Coast

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Sen. John McCain swept a string of delegate-rich, East Coast primaries Tuesday night, reaching for command of the race for the Repu...

Watch: Candidates Speak About Super Tuesday Results

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Watch the various candidates speak at their respective rallies as the Super Tuesday results rolled in. Hillary Clinton in New York: Barack Obama ...