Arizona Primary

8:56pm

Tue February 28, 2012
It's All Politics

Skipping Michigan And Arizona, Gingrich Has Georgia (And Trees) On His Mind

Originally published on Tue February 28, 2012 8:47 pm

Newt Gingrich shakes hands during a campaign rally Tuesday in Rome, Ga.
Evan Vucci Associated Press

Newt Gingrich skipped Tuesday's primary states of Michigan and Arizona to spend time in a place he knows well — and which votes in a week — Georgia.

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7:15pm

Tue February 28, 2012
NPR Story

Mitt Romney Wins Arizona, Michigan Race Tight

As predicted, Mitt Romney has won the Arizona primary.

From the New York Times:

Mitt Romney has won the Republican presidential primary in Arizona, based on preliminary exit polling, but is locked in a tight battle with Rick Santorum in Michigan, a crucial electoral battleground where Mr. Romney's home-town advantage has all-but evaporated.

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6:50am

Mon February 27, 2012
The Two-Way

Santorum Defends Saying JFK Speech On Religion Makes Him Sick

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum, center, and supporters as they prayed earlier this month in McKinney, Texas.
Tom Pennington Getty Images

There was no shift over the weekend by Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum when he was asked about his comment last year that then-presidential candidate John Kennedy's famous 1960 speech about religion and the separation of church and state makes him want to throw up.

The Boston Globe writes that on Sunday:

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