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Alabama Primary 2012

Jason Linkins

The 2012 Speculatron Weekly Roundup For March 16, 2012

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.16.2012 | Politics

Last week, after the dust had settled on Super Tuesday, we surmised that you couldn't really call the 2012 GOP primary contest a battle between Mitt R...

For First Time in Half Century, California's "Late" Primary Could Decide GOP Race

Stewart J. Lawrence | Posted 05.16.2012 | Politics
Stewart J. Lawrence

California has never mattered much in Republican presidential politics. But the Golden State seems destined to regain the political spotlight in 2012 because its June 5th primary is the last of the major delegate-rich contests in a GOP race that's beginning to look hopelessly deadlocked.

Mark Blumenthal

Why Mississippi And Alabama Polls Missed Santorum Support

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- While Rick Santorum won the headlines with his victories in the Alabama and Mississippi primaries, pollsters were among the night's lose...

Paul Blumenthal

What GOP Candidates Spent For Tuesday's Votes

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 03.15.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On Tuesday Rick Santorum surprised many by defying the polls and winning the two primary contests in Alabama and Mississippi. This happe...

Jason Linkins

Everyone Won Last Night's Primaries, Depending On How You Look At It

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.14.2012 | Media

Last night's primary contests were, once again, pivotal and game changing and will have huge effects on the state of the race, right? Well, if you are...

Santorum Campaign Plays The Seamus Card

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 03.14.2012 | Politics

A top adviser on Rick Santorum's campaign said Mitt Romney's bizarre treatment of the family dog 30 years ago shows the former Massachusetts governor ...

Elise Foley

Gingrich Claims Staying In Will Help Take Down Romney

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 03.14.2012 | Politics

Newt Gingrich long touted himself as the candidate who would play strongest in the South. After losses in Alabama and Mississippi to Rick Santorum on ...

Jon Ward

Rick Santorum Becomes The Undead Presidential Candidate Down South

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 03.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rick Santorum on Tuesday became the undead candidate for president. Rick Santorum was close to being left for a goner before the resu...

Sam Stein

Romney's Big Defeats Leave Him Clinging To Math

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 03.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney has always pitched himself as a numbers guy. His business background and balance-sheet savvy are cited as evidence of candid...

Candidates Speak On Primary Night

Posted 03.13.2012 | Politics

On Tuesday night, Rick Santorum was projected the winner of the Alabama primary. Watch live video of what the former senator and other contenders comp...

Rick Santorum Wins Alabama Primary

Posted 03.13.2012 | Politics

Rick Santorum was projected the winner of the Alabama primary on Tuesday night by NBC News, and not long after projected to finish first in the Missis...

LOOK: Real-Time Alabama Primary Results

Posted 11.12.2012 | Politics

This is where you'll find the results for the 2012 Alabama Republican primary. There was no clear frontrunner going into the Yellowhammer State con...

Live Updates: Alabama Primary Results 2012

Posted 03.13.2012 | Politics

The Alabama primary results will be closely watched on Tuesday night. Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is hoping to triumph over rival contenders...

Exit Polls: Born-Again Christians Dominate GOP Vote

AP | By ALAN FRAM and JENNIFER AGIESTA | Posted 03.13.2012 | Politics

By ALAN FRAM and JENNIFER AGIESTA, The Associated Press WASHINGTON -- White born-again and evangelical Christians were dominating Alabama's and Mis...

Primary Results: Live Updates From Alabama & Mississippi

Posted 03.13.2012 | Politics

The Alabama primary results and Mississippi primary results have all eyes on the southern battleground states. The latest polls out on the race for...

'Dogs Against Romney' Founder Fired Up For Home State Primary

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 03.13.2012 | Politics

Scott Crider, founder of "Dogs Against Romney," said he's fired up for the Republican primary in his home state of Alabama. "Dogs Against Romney i...

Is Rick Santorum's Best Option To Root For A Mitt Romney Sweep?

The Huffington Post | Jon Ward | Posted 03.14.2012 | Politics

Ed Morrissey, a conservative blogger who founded HotAir.com, has written a column for The Week that argues two things. First, Morrisey writes, the pri...

Cristina Costantini

Tongue Tied?: In Alabama, Romney Curiously Silent On Tough Immigration Law

HuffingtonPost.com | Cristina Costantini | Posted 03.14.2012 | Latino Voices

As the GOP candidates gear up for Tuesday's primary in Alabama, the home of the nation's toughest immigration law, Mitt Romney remains comparatively ...

Mike Huckabee: GOP Candidates Are Destroying Each Other

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 03.13.2012 | Politics

Mike Huckabee weighed in on the Republican presidential primary on Tuesday, warning the remaining candidates to stop efforts to "shred each other" in ...

Mitt Romney And Ron Paul Skipping Election Night Rallies, Rick Santorum In Louisiana

The Huffington Post | Jon Ward | Posted 03.13.2012 | Politics

There are several possible outcomes once the results of primaries in Mississippi and Alabama start to roll in on Tuesday night. Over at National Revie...

Newt Gingrich Is Probably Sad That His Trip To The Zoo Was Cancelled

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.13.2012 | Politics

A particularly sad press release was sent out by the Newt Gingrich campaign on Tuesday morning: "Weather Report Leads to Zoo Trip Cancellation." Gi...

Live Updates: Alabama & Mississippi Primary Contests

Posted 03.13.2012 | Politics

The Alabama primary and Mississippi primary are taking place on Tuesday, along with the Hawaii Caucus. The latest polls out on the race in the two...

Alabama Primary 2012: Live Updates

Posted 03.13.2012 | Politics

The Alabama primary is taking place on Tuesday as voters head to the polls in the Yellowhammer State. Alabama has 50 delegates, 47 of which are bou...

Mitt Makes Final Pitch Down South

Posted 05.13.2012 | Politics

By CHARLES BABINGTON, ASSOCIATED PRESS ST. LOUIS -- After urging Mississippi and Alabama Republicans to speed him toward the presidential nominatio...

Top GOP Congressman Facing Tough Primary

Posted 03.13.2012 | Politics

By Kelli Dugan MOBILE, Alabama--Powerful Alabama Congressman Spencer Bachus, chair of the U.S. House committee overseeing financial regulation,...