Romney Takes a Victory Lap as Santorum Plays Catch Up: Mitt Romney here its financial and organizational muscle Rick Santorum, who has won a conservative revolt to become standard-bearer of the Iowa Caucus was seeking to use against the upstart candidacy in New Hampshire to display, Wednesday.
A round of morning TV show appearances and a Boeing 737 with journalists, Mr. Romney where he packed a ride in a onetime arch-rival, Senator John McCain has accepted to support a high school gym he also led the nation’s first primary State, where takes place Tuesday, in support of its network to appear with former Gov. John h. How to install Sununu and Senator Kelly Ayotte, Republicans rallying to his side with a hint of.
“What we in New Hampshire over an eight-vote margin that we get here?” he crowd, his victory in Iowa notable thin margin joking reference asked.
There results representative Michelle Bachmann the Republican race for the nomination of Mr. Santorum to help out Mr. Romney conservative challenge as had fallen to emerge that led to Wednesday’s announcement, but Rick Perry in Texas gov. signaling that he would drop in, out, of course, unlike on Wednesday and said he will compete in the South Carolina primary on January 21.
Mr. Romney had visited New Hampshire, Mr. Santorum, and here’s where your ad from South Carolina to Florida, relatively expensive commercial time on expanding its operations into profit-pressed that cannot afford to move Mr. Santorum is like.
Mr. Santorum with his newfound top level position small campaign struggled to keep.
While Mr. Romney days after Iowa news coverage is here with his victory, dominated by Mr. Santorum lap and his staff over 1,400-mile journey from Des Moines a King Air propeller plane that they here on the evening news to turn a star, was not very long suppertime. that Fox News and CNN made a turn and a nighttime rally that drew hundreds to Landed in time.
But behind the scenes, Mr. Santorum assistants busily social conservatives, tea party supporters and budget hawks who opposed Mr. Romney candidacy of coalition leaders were to be expats. Mr. Santorum around a candidate they can insert some of those conservative leaders that are now in discussion with each other-and this is what he really is a machine that was Mr. Romney campaign against practical.
Michael Biundo, Mr. Santorum campaign manager, said that the conservative movement to help bring together the disparate elements to a national coalition Coordinator was in the process of hiring.
“We have to prepare to run a national campaign,” Mr. Biundo said in an interview. “two weeks ago everyone we come in dead last in Iowa was saying we were going to just keep working hard and we are going to work.”
More importantly, Mr. Santorum said that he colleagues Wednesday, his campaign had raised over the last several months, $ 1 million more than enough. given that the campaign begins with close to zero as the competitors noted that at that rate it will be far behind Mr. Romney.
That however, red, white and blue Fund, “Mr. Santorum’s support of rich individuals unlimited contribution is financed by a super PAC” account is not in the group, which along with the Santorum campaign. direct coordination is not banned, but from it or strike back to rivals, Nick Ryan, American future FundThe Democrats in mid-term elections, 2010 to 25 million dollars is powered by a former Director.
Mr. Ryan said that the Group on South Carolina TV commercials, 11 days after the New Hampshire primary will begin running on Thursday in which he stated that the donation of Mr. Santorum has since been in Iowa win was pouring in.
“It’s our biggest day that we ever have been,” he said to be very effective. “we will be able to make money.”
Mr. Romney supporters quietly said that a person all it group to make Mr. Santorum suddenly better finance infuse with enough cash. Wednesday an ability such donor, foster Friess, a wealthy money managers, who supports the Christian and conservative causes-and Mr. Santorum-said that the Group was to help finance.
“This guy said everything that needs to be,” said Mr. Friess, the national security and economy and the authorship of a Bill to mandate that on Mr. Santorum State doctors to give medical treatment to wounded botched abortion fetuses. He says that like to add how much they will donate, He responded, “I want to say yes, but I asked my wife wants to know if not.”