Florida Primary

Campaign Moves West
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney says he’s “ready to lead this party and our nation.” Romney won yesterday’s Florida GOP primary, taking 46 percent of the vote. Newt Gingrich got 32 percent, Rick Santorum 13 percent and Ron Paul 7 pe…
Romney Credits Change In Tactics For Florida Surge
POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Mitt Romney said Monday he has overcome his South Carolina setback and returned to the Republican primary forefront by aggressively returning Newt Gingrich’s fire and by presenting himself as a Washington outsider. Gingrich said Romney is “pretending h…
A Win Under Belt, Gingrich Lands In Firing Line
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Fresh off his big South Carolina win, Republican Newt Gingrich found himself on the defensive Monday as the volatile GOP presidential contest shifted to Florida. Chief rival Mitt Romney sharpened his attacks on the former House speaker, calling him “erratic” a…