Tweet of the day: Hungry?
March 24th, 2012
11:38 PM ET
2 years ago

Tweet of the day: Hungry?

(CNN) – In a message to his followers Saturday, Matt Romney posted a photo of his father, GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney, at the movies with his wife and grandkids.

Matt Romney later said the group went to see "The Hunger Games."

The Romneys joined hundreds of thousands of other Americans who hit cineplexes to catch the action blockbuster this weekend.


Filed under: 2012 • Mitt Romney
Wisconsin senator throws support behind Santorum
GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum speaks with Wisconsin state Sen. Glenn Grothman (wearing blue shirt) in Green Bay on March 24, 2012.
March 24th, 2012
11:26 PM ET
2 years ago

Wisconsin senator throws support behind Santorum

Green Bay, Wisconsin (CNN) – The state senator behind a controversial bill in Wisconsin linking single parents to child abuse is endorsing Rick Santorum's White House bid.

The former senator from Pennsylvania was pressed about his voting record by State Sen. Glenn Grothman between bowling strikes at Lakeshore Lanes before he decided to support the candidate. By Saturday evening, he was eating dinner with him at Titletown Brewing Co. and watching the results of Louisiana's primary unfold on television.
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Filed under: 2012 • Rick Santorum • Wisconsin
Santorum will win in Louisiana, CNN projects
March 24th, 2012
09:35 PM ET
2 years ago

Santorum will win in Louisiana, CNN projects

(CNN) - Rick Santorum will win Saturday's Republican primary in Louisiana, CNN projects, giving him a fourth win in the South.

The projected victory gives Santorum a boost against front-runner Mitt Romney, who has not been able to connect with conservative voters in the region.

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Filed under: 2012 • Louisiana • Rick Santorum
BREAKING: CNN projects Santorum will win Louisiana primary
March 24th, 2012
09:00 PM ET
2 years ago

BREAKING: CNN projects Santorum will win Louisiana primary

(CNN) – CNN projected Saturday that GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum would win Louisiana’s Republican presidential primary.


Filed under: 2012 • Louisiana
Dick Cheney undergoes heart transplant surgery
March 24th, 2012
07:24 PM ET
2 years ago

Dick Cheney undergoes heart transplant surgery

(CNN) - Former Vice President Dick Cheney was recovering Saturday evening after undergoing heart transplant surgery, his office said.

Cheney, 71, had surgery at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Virginia.

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Will a Santorum win in Louisiana change GOP race?
March 24th, 2012
06:40 PM ET
2 years ago

Will a Santorum win in Louisiana change GOP race?

(CNN) - Registered Republicans voted Saturday in Louisiana's primary while Rick Santorum, heavily favored to win there, and Newt Gingrich assailed President Barack Obama's energy policies and Mitt Romney's hefty campaign war chest.

The visual of the week, the venerable Etch a Sketch, made an appearance as a prop during a Santorum stop in Wisconsin.

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Filed under: 2012 • Louisiana • Mitt Romney • Newt Gingrich • Rick Santorum
Obama arrives in South Korea for nuclear summit
March 24th, 2012
06:02 PM ET
2 years ago

Obama arrives in South Korea for nuclear summit

Seoul, South Korea (CNN) - President Barack Obama arrived in South Korea on Sunday for a three-day trip centered on an international nuclear security summit in Seoul.

He flew into Seoul, where he is expected to hold a bilateral meeting with his South Korean counterpart Lee Myung-bak.

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Filed under: President Obama • South Korea
Santorum video: 'Obamaville' is a house of horrors
March 24th, 2012
03:24 PM ET
2 years ago

Santorum video: 'Obamaville' is a house of horrors

(CNN) – Crows perch on spindly trees. Barren streets and empty swing sets. An antiquated wall clock. A playground carousel spinning slowly with an eerie screech.

The visuals conjure a horror film or the old TV series, "The Twilight Zone."
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Filed under: 2012 • President Obama • Rick Santorum
Stumping in Pennsylvania, Santorum brings up Puerto Rico statehood
March 24th, 2012
11:15 AM ET
2 years ago

Stumping in Pennsylvania, Santorum brings up Puerto Rico statehood

(CNN) – Puerto Rico's Republican primary was nearly a week ago, but Rick Santorum was still talking about statehood for the territory at a campaign event on Saturday.

At a gathering of conservatives in Camp Hill, Pa., on Saturday, he explained a question he received from a Puerto Rico newspaper when he visited the state earlier this month.
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Filed under: 2012 • Mitt Romney • Pennsylvania • Puerto Rico • Rick Santorum
Battle of addition: 156 days until GOP convention
March 24th, 2012
08:00 AM ET
2 years ago

Battle of addition: 156 days until GOP convention

(CNN) - Your guide to where the race stands for the Republican presidential nomination:

GOP delegate estimate (as of 3/24/2012):
- Mitt Romney: 563
- Rick Santorum: 251
- Newt Gingrich: 137
- Ron Paul: 71
Needed to clinch GOP nomination: 1,144
Access the latest here.

To see where the candidates are campaigning today, see below.
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Filed under: 2012 • CNN's Battle of Addition
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