Republicans back Romney candidacy
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Republican presidential candidate former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum turns to his wife Karen Tuesday in Gettysburg, Pa. after announcing he is suspending his candidacy effective today.
With his strongest competitor dropping out of the race to gain the Republican nomination for the U. S. presidency, local Republicans say they are pleased that Mitt Romney looks to be their candidate in the 2012 election.
"I think (Mitt) Romney is the better candidate, and I think he will do well and has a very good chance of defeating (President Barack) Obama, " Blaine...