First Word: Running away from Romney

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Mitt Romney prior to conceding the presidential election.
Mitt Romney prior to conceding the presidential election.
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Prominent Republicans continued to distance themselves from Mitt Romney over the weekend. You know, the guy they supported two weeks ago? The National Republican Senatorial Committee picked tea party star/senator-elect  Ted Cruz to help make sure there are no more bat-crap crazy Todd Akins in races to come. Here’s a look at stories we’re following right now.

First Word: Running away from Romney

Updated