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Super Tuesday 2012: Republican Primary Elections

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The Republican candidates split the Super Tuesday states, with Mitt Romney picking up wins in Virginia, Vermont and Massachusetts, Rick Santorum winning North Dakota, Oklahoma and Tennessee, and Newt Gingrich taking his home state of Georgia. The Ohio primary was down to the wire between Romney and Santorum.

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Super Tuesday 2012: Republican Primary Elections

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Former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney faces Republican primary challengers Rick Santorum, Newt Gingrich and Ron Paul in 10 Super Tuesday contests.


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