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WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney padded his lead in the race for delegates Tuesday by winning Republican presidential contests in six states.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mitt Romney is adding one more victory to his Super Tuesday showing — the Alaska caucuses.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is stepping up his efforts to help President Barack Obama win re-election, kicking off a series of speeches in states critical to the Obama campaign.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A political tip sheet for the rest of us outside the Washington Beltway, for Super Tuesday, March 6:
WASHINGTON (AP) — Moderate, secular and well-educated people propelled Mitt Romney to victory in Ohio's Republican presidential primary on Tuesday, an exit poll of voters showed. Rick Santorum drew robust support from the state's most ardent conservatives and eked out a modest margin among the working class, whom he has targeted in his drive to slow Romney's march toward the GOP nomination.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul remained defiant Tuesday night in the face of no primary wins, rallying his fervent supporters to his signature causes of civil liberties and an overhaul of the country's monetary system.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mitt Romney squeezed out a win in pivotal Ohio, captured five other states with ease and padded his delegate lead in the race for the Republican presidential nomination but was forced to share the Super Tuesday spotlight with a resurgent Rick Santorum.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says Republicans on the presidential campaign trail display casualness about war when they urge military action to halt Iran's nuclear ambitions.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is pushing back at some Republican critics who say he actually wants gas prices to increase.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Obama is announcing new mortgage relief for members of the military and veterans as well as homeowners with government-insured loans. The initiatives are the latest administration attempt to help borrowers struggling under a depressed housing market.