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Santorum trails in home state polls

Santorum trails in home state polls

04/04/12 08:00PM

The Pennsylvania primary is the next GOP presidential battleground, where candidate Rick Santorum is feeling the pressure in not living up to the home-field advantage. The Nation’s Ari Melber, The Onion’s Baratunde Thurston, New York Daily News’ S.E.... watch

Karen Finney's 'flak to flak' chat with Hogan Gidley

04/04/12 05:31PM

msnbc Political Analyst and The Hill columnist Karen Finney leveled with Rick Santorum's campaign spokesman Hogan Gidley "communications flak to communications flak" on Wednesday, for saying his candidate's campaign will continue on in the GOP race even if he loses in his homestate of Pennsylvania.Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy read more

Halftime in America?

04/04/12 04:33PM

Halftime seems to have extra shelf life for Rick Santorum. His campaign says it started at least as far back as March 21, before the Louisiana primary. Are we really in for another four months of primary contests, or is the Santorum camp's clock not keeping time?Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy read more

Running on the economy

04/04/12 01:58PM

President Obama yesterday spoke out against the House Republican budget proposed by Paul Ryan. This afternoon, Mitt Romney responded saying Obama “railed against arguments no one is making and criticized policies no one is proposing…. setting up ‘strawmen’ to distract us from his record… I understand he doesn’t want to run on his record, but he can’t run from his record either.”Obama campaign press secretary Ben LaBolt responding to Alex today that the President was certainly commenting about a real proposal - a proposal very similar to the one Romney is pushing. read more

NOW Today: Is he now the "Rominee?"

NOW Today: Is he now the "Rominee?"

04/04/12 07:02AM

It won't take you very long today to find a common theme in the papers and online: It looks like we have a "Rominee."Mitt Romney's decisive wins last night in Maryland, DC, and Wisconsin have largely dismissed questions of another GOP nominee.  Even before he won yesterday, Newt Gingrich started using new language suggesting his mission, and Rick Santorum's mission, was to shape a conservative platform for Romney and the party. read more

Trending NOW

04/04/12 06:50AM

When we took the pictures of Mitt Romney handing out subs yesterday on NOW - little did we know that less than 24 hours later, it would be dubbed "Subgate".Magid CPI: GOP Race: Romney changes focus after sweep; Tornadoes strand thousands at DFW airport; Suspect in California college shooting to be arraignedGoogle: dallas news; levi johnston; marbury v. madisonTwitter: Easter; Still Up; AndroidYouTube Politics: SUBGATE: Romney Ryan hand out Subs for Votes in Waukesha >>> Note the publisherBillboard (Hot 100): We Are Young - fun. read more

Obama, Romney square off

Obama, Romney square off

04/03/12 08:00PM

President Obama and Mitt Romney acknowledged their likely one-on-one battle this fall for the Oval Office slot when on Tuesday, the president for the first time pointedly singled out an attack on Romney. Ben LaBolt, an Obama campaign spokesman,... watch

GOP ‘halftime’ over?

GOP ‘halftime’ over?

04/03/12 08:00PM

For weeks, Republican pundits and candidates alike have dubbed each stage of the primary election season as the “halftime” of the race, but is this turning point finally over? According to Hogan Gidley, the national communications director of the... watch

Romney rakes in three wins

Romney rakes in three wins

04/03/12 08:00PM

GOP candidate Mitt Romney wrapped up three primary wins on Tuesday night, but his opponent, Rick Santorum, hasn’t given up yet. New York Magazine’s John Heilemann, The Hill’s Karen Finney, daughter of former GOP candidate Jon Huntsman, Abby Huntsman... watch

Romney ‘self-deports’ former immigration...

Romney ‘self-deports’ former immigration stance

04/03/12 08:00PM

Mitt Romney has been pursuing a strong platform on immigration, but now that he has the general presidential election within his sights, is he now attempting to soften his stance? NBC Latino's Victoria DeFrancesco Soto joins to discuss the influence... watch

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