March 7, 2012
THE GROWN-UP PARTY:
How Romney won Ohio (Samuel J. Best, 3/06/12, CBS News)
Posted by orrinj at March 7, 2012 6:33 AMRomney eked out a narrow victory in the Ohio Republican primary on Tuesday. The CBS News exit poll of Ohio Republican primary voters showed that Rick Santorum's coalition of crossover Democrats and socially conservative voters was not quite large enough to offset Mitt Romney's base of ideogically moderate voters. Romney's draw, once again, centered on his electability and his attractiveness to voters prioritizing economic issues.