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Avik Roysenior fellow at the Manhattan Institute. Campaign for the party nomination[ edit ] Mitt Romney was one of many competing for the role of Republican nominee for president. The poll is traditionally considered an important barometer of the sentiments of conservative activists.
Orange indicates counties won by Romney. Initially, Romney was declared the winner of the Iowa Republican caucusessurpassing rival candidate Rick Santorum by eight votes.
Several polls showed Romney having a slight lead over Gingrich in South Carolina. His effective tax rate for was It was also disclosed that Romney had investments in the Cayman Islands and previously had a Swiss bank account until it was closed in Less than 33, Republicans took part in the Nevada caucuses, which proportionally awards 28 Republican delegates.
Romney won 14 delegates, whereas Gingrich, Paul, and Santorum were awarded 6, 5, and 3 delegates respectively. Romney won the Michigan primary narrowly, and won the Arizona primary by a wide margin. Republican Party vice presidential candidates, Vote share for Romney, by county. Darker colors mean higher voter percentage.
Black indicates no votes were cast for Romney. As a result, Santorum dropped out on April After Romney won the April 24 Delaware primary, Gingrich dropped out on May 2 in a move that was seen as an end to the nomination contest and resulted in the Republican Party declaring Romney the presumptive nominee.
While Ron Paul never officially dropped out, he stopped campaigning on May By Aprilin the absence of viable alternatives to Romney for the Republican nomination, polls showed Romney gaining on Obama's earlier double-digit lead in a hypothetical head-to-head general election contest.
The subsequent accumulation of the state's delegates was enough to secure Romney the party's nomination assuming at least 34 unpledged delegates voted for him, which was very likely.
After wins in California and several smaller states on June 5, Romney exceeded pledged delegates, giving him absolute certainty of the nomination and making the June 26th Utah Primary, the last contest of the cycle, purely symbolic.
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