South Carolina Primary

Newt Gingrich (Photo by Richard Ellis/Getty Images)

Analysis: How Newt Gingrich Won South Carolina

To say Newt Gingrich capped an extraordinary comeback with a South Carolina victory doesn’t quite capture what happened.


(L-R) Republican presidential hopefuls Rick Perry, Rick Santorum, Mitt Romney, Newt Gingritch and Ron Paul take part in a South Carolina Republican presidential debate in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, January 16, 2012. South Carolina will hold its Republican primary on January 21, 2012. AFP PHOTO/Paul J. Richards (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Front-Runner Romney Fends Off Attacks During SC Debate

Under heavy pressure from his rivals, Mitt Romney defended his record as a venture capitalist in campaign debate Monday night.


Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman waves to a room full of reporters as he leaves after anouncing the suspension of his campaign for the GOP presidential nomination January 16, 2012 and endorses Mitt Romney inside the Myrtle Beach Convention Center in Myrtly Beach, South Carolina. Huntsman, the former US ambassador to China, ended his struggling presidential bid Monday and called on Republicans to unite in support of frontrunner Mitt Romney. AFP Photo/Paul J. Richards (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Romney Rival Jon Huntsman Calls For Republican Party Unity

There’s a call for party unity from the newest member of Team Romney: former rival Jon Huntsman.


Mitt Romney. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: If Romney Wins South Carolina, It’s Over

Matt Romney faltered in South Carolina four years ago, and that gives hope to several of the candidates Romney left in the dust in New Hampshire Tuesday night.