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LOOK: South Carolina Election Results

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

This is where you'll find the South Carolina election results for the 2012 presidential election and the state's House contests. Firmly a red state...

Romney Set To Win 9 Electoral Votes Over Obama In South Carolina Election

Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is looking strong to win 9 electoral votes in the South Carolina election on Tuesday. There is not a U....

WATCH: Colbert Ends Presidential Run, Stewart Keeps Super PAC

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2012 | Comedy

Stephen Colbert's satirical campaign for president came to an end Monday night, when he announced on "The Colbert Report" that he is ending his explor...

Elise Foley

Mitt Romney Concedes South Carolina, Takes To Tough Road Ahead

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 01.22.2012 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Mitt Romney gave his first concession speech of the 2012 election cycle on Saturday night, but it didn't sound much like one. And it...

Jason Linkins

Stephen Colbert, Herman Cain Take Fifth Place In South Carolina Primary

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.23.2012 | Politics

After initially staggering out of the gate, it looks as if Herman Cain -- standing in for comedian Stephen Colbert's exploratory committee for the pre...

Rick Santorum Pushes On To Florida

AP | By PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 03.22.2012 | Politics

CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Vowing to go forward, Republican Rick Santorum cast his disappointing third-place finish in this state's primary as a hiccup and p...

Ryan Grim

Romney's Enthusiasm Problem

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- If Mitt Romney does manage to limp to the nomination sometime this spring or summer, the former Massachusetts governor may face an enthu...

Conservatives, Economy Fuel Newt Gingrich Win

Posted 02.26.2012 | Politics

By ALAN FRAM AND JENNIFER AGIESTA, ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — Strong backing from conservative and religious voters and people fretting about ...

Gingrich Scoops Up Delegates In South Carolina

AP | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 03.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Newt Gingrich won nearly all of the delegates in South Carolina's Republican presidential primary Saturday, narrowing Mitt Romney's...

Ron Paul Pushes On After Fourth Place Finish

AP | By BETH FOUHY | Posted 03.22.2012 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Brushing off his poor last place finish in the South Carolina primary Saturday, Republican Ron Paul promised supporters the momentum...

Newt Gingrich Wins South Carolina Primary

Posted 02.26.2012 | Politics

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich was projected the winner of South Carolina's primary election on Saturday by MSNBC. Going into the contest, the ...

Jon Ward

Newt Gingrich Wins Big In South Carolina

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 01.22.2012 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Newt Gingrich, whose candidacy was left for dead in June and then again earlier this month, scored a stunning victory over Mitt Romn...

South Carolina Primary Results: Live Updates

Posted 02.26.2012 | Politics

Voters in South Carolina hit the polls on Saturday to cast ballots in the state's presidential primary election. Former House Speaker Newt Gingric...

South Carolina Election: State Succeeds At Making Voice Heard

Posted 03.22.2012 | Politics

By BRUCE SMITH, ASSOCIATED PRESS CHARLESTON, S.C. -- South Carolina Republicans established their presidential primary more than three decades ago ...

Mark Blumenthal

GOP Power Outsiders Resist Newt, Prefer Mitt

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Although he appears headed to victory in Saturday's South Carolina primary, Newt Gingrich faces skepticism from grassroots Republican ac...

Howard Fineman

Why Rick Santorum Is Stalling Out

HuffingtonPost.com | Howard Fineman | Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics

TAMPA, Fla. -- Maybe Rick Santorum is too Pittsburgh to be president. Pittsburgh made Santorum a U.S. senator, but now it may be unmaking him as a ...

Santorum Makes Goldilocks Case

Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics

Regardless of the outcome in South Carolina's primary election on Saturday, Rick Santorum says he will soldier on in the race for the Republican presi...

Ron Paul South Carolina Primary 2012 Outlook

Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics

After placing second in New Hampshire's primary election, Ron Paul finds himself fighting for third place in the Palmetto State on Saturday. The co...

Mark Blumenthal

Two New S.C. Polls Point To Gingrich Blowout

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Two new telephone polls concluded on the eve of the South Carolina primary not only confirm continuing momentum toward Newt Gingrich; th...

Romney Admits He'll Lose 'Some Primaries'

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Mitt Romney is heading into primary day conceding that he'll win some and lose some. Romney on Friday acknowledged the contest ...

Romney Faces 'Uphill Battle' And What Nikki Haley Has To Do With It

Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics

Ahead of Saturday's primary election in South Carolina, Mitt Romney called the contest an "uphill battle." Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich made ...

Newt Channels Your Rage

Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics

Newt Gingrich is looking to score a win over rival contender Mitt Romney in Saturday's primary election in South Carolina. The former House Speaker...

South Carolina Primary: Live Election Day Updates

Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is looking to "make history" in South Carolina's primary election on Saturday. The latest polls show the Republi...

Ryan Grim

Mitt Romney Urges Pain Au Chocolat On Campaign Plane

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics

With little left to do until polls open in South Carolina on Saturday, Mitt Romney decided to cap his campaign by handing out goodies from Panera Brea...

Ryan Grim

Newt Spies Victory in South Carolina, Bashing Elitist Thugs Once More

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Newt Gingrich is feeling it. Having slugged his way to the lead for the second time, the former House speaker spies victory ...