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Iowa Caucus Results

Michael Calderone

How Media Shaped Romney's 'Inevitable' Narrative

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 01.19.2012 | Media

CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Mitt Romney won the Iowa Caucus by eight votes over Rick Santorum, according to reports by every news organization on Jan. 4. N...

Iowa Caucus Results Certified: Santorum Finishes Ahead Of Romney

Posted 02.26.2012 | Politics

More than two weeks after the 2012 Iowa caucus, a final certified tally showed former U.S. Senator Rick Santorum finishing with 29,839 votes and forme...

Iowa Caucus Results Revealing Surprising Outcome

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 03.20.2012 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C.--Rick Santorum edged Mitt Romney by 34 votes in a surprise flip to the final tally of the Iowa caucuses, but no winner will be declared...

Final Vote Count Could Reveal Santorum Won Iowa Caucus: Report

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.16.2012 | Politics

A final count of votes from the 2012 Iowa Caucus may show that Republican presidential hopeful Rick Santorum actually won over rival Mitt Romney. R...

Huntsman Putting Up A Fight In New Hampshire

AP | By HOLLY RAMER | Posted 01.07.2012 | Politics

NORTH HAVERHILL, N.H. -- Republican presidential hopeful Jon Huntsman told northern New Hampshire voters Saturday that a campaign button worn by one o...

'You Don't Want To Trap Yourself'

AP | By BETH FOUHY | Posted 01.06.2012 | Politics

MANCHESTER, N.H. -- The flood of presidential campaign ads that saturated Iowa has slowed to nearly a ripple in New Hampshire, where only Mitt Romney,...

Iowa Result Puts Perry In Unfamiliar Role

AP | By WILL WEISSERT | Posted 01.06.2012 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas -- Rick Perry did something in Iowa he's never done in three decades of public life: He lost. But those who have known Perry for years ...

Sam Stein

Typo May Give Iowa Caucus Win to Santorum

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 01.06.2012 | Politics

WINDHAM, N.H. -- Former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum said he was "not surprised to hear" that the vote total for ex-Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney may have...

Romney Touts Misleading Claims

FactCheck.org | Lori Robertson and Robert Farle | Posted 01.05.2012 | Politics

The Following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. Mitt Romney has taken to saying that he created more than 100,000 net jobs through his work...

Jason Linkins

Can Twitter Predict Election Winners? Should We Be Excited? (No.)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.06.2012 | Media

If you watched the CNN's Iowa caucus coverage Tuesday night (or caught our highlight reel of the same), you probably were treated to another extension...

WATCH: Huntsman Loss In Iowa Even Worse Than First Thought

Posted 01.05.2012 | Comedy

It was too early on Tuesday for late night hosts to weigh in on the results of the Iowa caucuses, so a lot of the best bits about the winners (Democra...

Obama Camp 'Not Going To Sugar Coat' Romney Concerns

RealClearPolitics | Posted 03.06.2012 | Politics

The president’s campaign advisers said they are concerned about attack ads that await Obama when the GOP primary field shakes out. “That is a conc...

Jason Linkins

A Fond Farewell To Michele Bachmann

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

The Iowa caucuses are perhaps better known as a contest that culls certain losers from a field of candidates than one that anoints the winner. But thi...

Santorum Faces Hurdles

AP | By STEVE PEOPLES and PHILIP ELLIOT | Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

BRENTWOOD, N.H. -- Rick Santorum is counting on momentum – and perhaps help from outside groups – to carry him to victory in New Hampshire...

Santorum Denies Making Controversial Remarks

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.05.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum denied recently making comments about "black people's lives" after receiving criticism for the remarks...

Jason Linkins

The Real Results Of The Iowa Caucus: Hardly Anybody Voted, And Nobody Won Anything

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

So, with the Iowa caucuses in the books, our attention turns to the matter of who "won" last night. Technically, the "winner" is Mitt Romney, who eked...

What Is Mitt Romney's Real First Name?

Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney won the Iowa caucus last night. But do you know his real first name? Romney eked out a win by the narrowest of margins: The form...

Conservative Elites Call Emergency Meeting To Avoid 2012 Outcome

Politico | Jonathan Martin | Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

A group of movement conservatives has called an emergency meeting in Texas next weekend to find a "consensus" Republican presidential hopeful, POLITIC...

McCain Endorses Romney

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) endorsed Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney Wednesday afternoon. News of the endorsement broke Tuesday night ...

Bachmann Concedes After Iowa Caucus

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 03.05.2012 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa — Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann said Wednesday she's ending her bid for the Republicans presidential nomination after her last-pl...

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Is 'Still The 25 Percent Man,' Says David Axelrod

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

CONCORD, N.H. -- President Barack Obama's reelection campaign sought to spin the results of the Iowa caucuses Wednesday, arguing in a conference call ...

GOP Candidates Move On To Next Contest

AP | DAVID ESPO and KASIE HUNT | Posted 03.05.2012 | Politics

MANCHESTER, N.H. — Mitt Romney eagerly pocketed an endorsement from two-time New Hampshire primary winner John McCain on Wednesday and bid to co...

McCain Endorses Romney

Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) endorsed Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney Wednesday afternoon. News of the endorsement broke Tuesday night ...

Sara Kenigsberg

How Rick Santorum Pulled It Off

HuffingtonPost.com | Sara Kenigsberg | Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

WAUKEE, Iowa -- Sarah Bowman still feels burned by 2008. That year, the ardent social conservative and Republican Party activist went pragmatic, held ...

Santorum Likens Social Welfare Programs To Fascism

Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

Riding high off his strong showing in the Iowa caucus, GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum took some time in his closing speech to compare social...