Gingrich Vows to Remain in Race

After Alabama, Mississippi loses, pressure grows on candidate to drop out of GOP campaign. Sandy Springs voters chose GOP Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney on Super Tuesday.


From Patch Reports

Newt Gingrich's Southern strategy sputtered Tuesday, as Rick Santorum won the Mississippi and Alabama primaries.

Gingrich's second-place finishes in those states after wins in Georgia and South Carolina intensified pressure for him to leave the race, in which Mitt Romney leads in total delegates and Santorum has put together a string of wins.

chose GOP Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney on Super Tuesday.

The former House speaker vowed to stay in the race, despite the disappointing finishes, as the New York Daily News reported.

Political commentator Greg Sargent in his Washington Post blog said that if Gingrich drops out, it would allow conservatives to unite behind Romney.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported that Gingrich pressed on to Illinois, which has its primary March 20.

Do you think Gingrich should remain in the race? Let us know in Comments.

michael March 16, 2012 at 11:58 AM
Neither Romney nor Santorum are fit to be our next President and the longer Gingrich sticks it out the better our chances of defeating both the "rebellious" Republicans AND Obama come November; a brokered convention with the popular Ron Paul is the ONLY correct choice for America for sure!


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »