Scenes from the Florida primary

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Mitt Romney calling a voter at his campaign office in Tampa, Florida on Tuesday.
Mitt Romney calling a voter at his campaign office in Tampa, Florida on Tuesday.
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Mitt Romney came out a winner today in the Sunshine State, as projected by NBC News. With a solid defeat over Newt Gingrich, the former Massachusetts governor took another big leap toward becoming the Republican challenger to President Obama.A primary voter leaving his polling precinct in downtown St. Petersburg, Florida. A voter watching Newt Gingrich greet voters at a polling precinct in Celebration, Florida.Newt and Callista Gingrich greeting supporters in Celebration, Florida.

Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney and Florida

Scenes from the Florida primary

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