Huffmon: Romney the inevitable nominee

A Winthrop University political science professor says the inevitability of Mitt Romney winning the Republican presidential nomination is getting closer every day. Scott Huffmon says Tuesday’s Super Tuesday results in ten states show that Newt Gingrich has absolutely no chance and that mathematically neither does Rick Santorum. The magic number for delegates is 11-hundred-44. Huffmon [...] Read More

Florida GOP leader says delegate votes may be split

Florida’s Republican presidential primary is one week from tomorrow and there’s still some dispute over whether the Sunshine State is winner-take-all with its 50 delegates or whether the delegates are distributed proportionately. Florida GOP National Committeeman Paul Senft tells WRHI’s Palmetto Mornings that party rules require every state with a primary before April first to [...] Read More

Romney stumps in Rock Hill

Former Massachusetts Governor and GOP Presidential Hopeful Mitt Romney stopped in York County Wednesday afternoon campaigning at Winthrop University. Romney blasted President Obama’s proposal to streamline the military in the wake of deep budget cuts. Romney’s State Chairman, State Treasurer Curtis Loftis tells WRHI the momentum of the political process has quickly gained steam, especially [...] Read More

Santorum stumps in Rock Hill

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum says South Carolina’s January 21st primary is not just about the economy. Santorum said in the Magnolia Room at Laurel Creek this morning that faith and family have to be strong if the economy is to be strong. The former Pennsylvania senator says the general election in November when the [...] Read More