Republican Candidates Debate In Tampa, Florida

Stakes Increasing For Republican Presidential Candidates

If you thought Ohio’s Republican Presidential primary last Tuesday was exciting, then you might enjoy watching today’s contest in two Southern states: Alabama and Mississippi.


Republican presidential candidate, former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum shakes hands with supporters after speaking at his primary-night event on January 21, 2012 in Mark Clark Hall at the Citadel in Charleston, South Carolina. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Santorum Posts Wins In Three States

A resurgent Rick Santorum won Republican presidential caucuses in Minnesota and Colorado on Tuesday night, a stunning sweep that raised fresh questions about front-runner Mitt Romney’s appeal among the ardent conservatives at the core of the party’s political base.


Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney holds a campaign rally. (credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Romney Rolls To Easy Win In Nevada GOP Caucuses

Republican presidential front-runner Mitt Romney cruised to victory in the Nevada caucuses Saturday night, notching a second straight triumph over a field of rivals suddenly struggling to keep pace.


Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney holds a campaign rally in Jacksonville, Florida, on January 30, 2012. (credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Romney Eyes Win In Quiet Nevada Caucuses

Republican presidential front runner Mitt Romney reached for his second straight campaign victory Saturday in Nevada caucuses so quiet that they produced little television advertising, no candidate debates and only a modest investment of time by the candidates.


Republican Candidates Debate In Tampa, Florida

Romney Scores Comeback Win In Florida

After a big loss in South Carolina, Mitt Romney scored a major comeback in Florida, soundly beating Newt Gingrich.


Republican Candidates Debate In Tampa, Florida

Political Reporter Jack Fink: Tampa Debate Shows GOP Race Growing Testier

If you wanted evidence that the race in Florida is growing testier and nastier by the minute, just watch last night’s debate in Tampa.


Republican presidential hopefuls arrive

FACT CHECK: Distortions in GOP debate

Newt Gingrich said Mitt Romney raised taxes as Massachusetts governor. Romney countered he cut taxes 19 times. Both were basically right, but decidedly one-sided, in the Republican presidential debate Monday night.


Santorum Campaigns In South Carolina Ahead Of Primary

Social Conservatives Ditch Perry, Support Santorum

Rick Santorum’s quest to emerge as the conservative alternative to Mitt Romney received a boost Saturday from a group of evangelicals and others who voted to back his candidacy in a last-ditch effort to stop the front-runner’s march to the nomination.


Republican Debate Held At St. Anselm College In New Hampshire

Rick Santorum, Newt Gingrich Gang Up On Mitt Romney

Rick Santorum and Newt Gingrich on Saturday night teamed up against rival and front-runner Mitt Romney, attacking the former Massachusetts governor for his record as a venture capitalist in an effort to curtail the notion that he will end up as the Republican nominee for


CBS And The National Journal Host GOP Presidential Debate In SC

Romney, Gingrich At GOP Debate: We’d Go To War To Keep Iran From Getting Nuclear Weapons

Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich said at the Republican presidential debate here Saturday night that they would be willing to go to war to keep Iran from attaining nuclear weapons if all other strategies failed.


Republican Presidential Candidates Debate In Las Vegas

GOP Primary Contest Is Getting Nasty, Personal

The Republican presidential contest is getting nasty and personal. Mitt Romney’s rivals are seeking to tear him down less than three months before the leadoff Iowa caucuses.


Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney makes a statement as Texas Governor Rick Perry looks on in the Fox News/Google GOP Debate at the Orange County Convention Center on September 22, 2011 in Orlando, Florida. (credit: Phelan M. Ebenhack-Pool/Getty Images)

Romney, Facing Criticism, Turns Tables On Perry

Hours before he expected to fend off sharp criticism from his Republican rivals, presidential contender Mitt Romney turned the tables on Texas Gov. Rick Perry and called on him to disavow comments from an ally who likened his faith to a “cult.”