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SD GOP voters get presidential choice

June 4, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Thought you would get a reprieve from presidential primaries now that that race is decided? Think again. Continue Reading

THOMAS: Santorum had a dream, albeit a truly impossible one

April 16, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Rick Santorum’s greatest contribution to the Republican campaign may have been to force the now presumed nominee, Mitt Romney, to the right. Continue Reading

MILBANK: Santorum surrenders at Gettysburg

April 11, 2012 in The Daily Republic

For all the tough talk, Santorum’s once-fiery presidential bid went out like a candle Tuesday. Continue Reading

Santorum stays on SD presidential primary ballot

April 10, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) Secretary of State Jason Gant says Rick Santorum will remain on South Dakota’s presidential primary ballot, even though Santorum has quit his bid for the Republican presidential nomination. Continue Reading

Santorum delegate plan hits wall in ND

April 6, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK (AP) Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum’s plan to use state conventions to pull support from Mitt Romney has stalled in North Dakota, where Romney has the largest group of backers among the state’s delegates to the party’s national convention. Continue Reading

Santorum delegate plan hits wall in North Dakota

April 6, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum’s plan to use state conventions pull support from Mitt Romney has stalled in North Dakota, where Romney has the largest group of backers among the state’s national convention delegates. Continue Reading

Wisconsin primary will influence Santorum campaign future

April 1, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Rick Santorum said Sunday that his presidential campaign will continue even if he loses the Wisconsin primary Tuesday, and he balked at suggestions by fellow conservatives that he step aside so front-runner Mitt Romney can build momentum ahead of November’s election. Continue Reading

OUR VIEW: Santorum looks bad after spat with New York Times reporter

March 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum is either grandstanding or beginning to lose his composure. Continue Reading

Republican presidential primary heading to South Dakota June 5

March 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Insiders claim state will, like 2008, have say in helping pick presidential nominee. Continue Reading

Santorum gets another Southern-state win in Louisiana

March 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Rick Santorum won the Louisiana Republican presidential primary Saturday, beating front-runner Mitt Romney in yet another conservative Southern state. Continue Reading