GOP Presidential Candidates

Santorum Takes A Different Tack, Out Of Necessity
MUSCATINE, Iowa (AP) — A lot of things stand out about Rick Santorum’s dogged bid for the Republican presidential nomination, many that buck conventional political wisdom and are the hallmarks of a campaign on a shoestring budget. With the Iowa caucuses looming Tuesday, most candidates…
Odd Notes, Mad-Dash Trips Mark Iowa Closing Sprint
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa’s GOP presidential contest remains deeply unsettled, if not downright strange, five days before the Jan. 3 caucus. Rep. Ron Paul, drawing big crowds, got a surprise endorsement Wednesday night from Rep. Michele Bachmann’s now-former state chairman. F…