Romney rides high toward Super Tuesday
March 4th, 2012
05:51 PM ET
3 years ago

Romney rides high toward Super Tuesday

Washington (CNN) – Mitt Romney picked up two conservative endorsements Sunday to add to victories in three states last week heading into Super Tuesday, the biggest single day of the Republican presidential campaign.

With two days before contests in 10 states will decide how more than 400 delegates get allocated, Romney's three opponents all appeared on Sunday talk shows to outline how they can catch the front-running former Massachusetts governor as the primary season heats up.

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Filed under: 2012 • Mitt Romney • Newt Gingrich • Rick Santorum • Ron Paul
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  1. Namejkane fl live from teapublican moon base no taxes, no regulation no health care, free gas.

    What a loser, try 2016.

    March 4, 2012 05:53 pm at 5:53 pm |
  2. Name: DParke

    Wake up America. Romney IS our future. Santorum is a nice enough guy but Obama will eat him like a snack!. Like it or not Romney is the only one seasoned and polished enough to beat Obama. As republicans it's time to rally and get started beating on Obama not each other. Romney will swing moderates to us and if we, as strong conservatives, unite behind him Romney WILL beat Obama. Time for wishing and dreaming is over. It's time to rally and prepare for the real battle. Swallow your stubborn ideology pride and rally around the only Conservative who can actually beat Obama. He has a public record that people can pick apart, bit he has no skeletons in the closet. He is a Mormon for crying out loud! Off the chart family values, loyal to 1 wife, honest in business and acknowledges Jesus as his savior. He is by FAR the best we got. Let's rally around him and unite and heal our wounds and start the Obama fight. Bring it!!!

    March 4, 2012 07:41 pm at 7:41 pm |
  3. judy

    the higher they are the farther the fall Obama 2012

    March 4, 2012 08:25 pm at 8:25 pm |
  4. Anonymous

    Rmoney is riding high alright; high in ridiculous ad spending per delegate from an ever more anemic voter base too tired, bored or disgusted to show any enthusiasm whatsoever for this flaccid field of clown car candidates. In other words, Rmoney is riding about a high as the tallest kid on an elementary school basketball team. Ain't gonna cut it with the adults. And a steady 60-70% of his party dislikes him enough to vote for someone else.

    March 4, 2012 08:30 pm at 8:30 pm |
  5. Former Republican, now an Independent

    These 2 endorsements could be the kiss of death, especially the one from Eric Cantor.

    March 4, 2012 10:36 pm at 10:36 pm |
  6. J.V.Hodgson

    You know what they say" the higher the top the longer the drop!!??"
    Voting Republican gets you back to Bush era politics and policies namely:-
    Repeal everything Obama passed.
    Pass Social legislation on Gays Abortion and planned parenthood as priority
    Lower taxes to reduce debt..... not one economist in a recessionary ( global) environment says it will increase revenue
    The budgets proposed by 3 out of 4 candidates ( RP =exception) are all budget deficits and debt increasing to either similar or greater levels than the Obama plans/ budgets.They are spending cuts heavy RP and will further damage employment numbers i.e increase unemployment.
    Please remember the 8 years of bush tax cuts created the lowest number of Jobs over that timescale than ever in the past 50 years. So much for high earners being Job creators. The real effect was the rich got richer and the poor got poorer.
    Obama will beat any candidate of the current republican potentials
    Regards,
    Hodgson.

    March 4, 2012 11:14 pm at 11:14 pm |
  7. Marie MD

    Is he riding high on top of his truck? Just wondering were he rides vs where his dog has to ride.
    I see that now he has tantrum boy from Va (cantor) endorsement. In this area to the Independents and Democrats that means zero, nothing, nada.
    Is cantor gonig to stand in the way of federal aid to those states who need it now after the tornadoes? Next earthquake go work OT tantrum boy.

    March 5, 2012 06:18 am at 6:18 am |