The Rude Pundit calls in at 6:30am to talk about tomorrow’s Florida Primaries
Mitt Romney may be on his way to a decisive victory in the Florida GOP primary Tuesday, according to a new NBC/Marist poll. Romney leads Newt Gingrich by 15 points, 42 percent to 27 percent in the crucial state. Rick Santorum is third with 16 percent, followed by Ron Paul with 11 percent. Just 4 percent said they were undecided.
Speaking from the hospital room where he said his ailing 3-year-old daughter is making a “miraculous turnaround,” Rick Santorum said that he would resume his campaign on Monday with stops in western caucus states.
Former presidential candidate Herman Cain, who last week endorsed “the American people,” announced his support on Saturday of another entity — this time a Republican hoping to win the White House. “I hereby officially and enthusiastically endorse Newt Gingrich for president of the United States,” Cain said at a GOP fundraiser.
OaklandCity Hallwas set to reopen Monday after municipal employees worked to clean up damage they said was caused over the weekend by Occupy protesters, about 400 of whom were arrested following clashes with police in thisNorthern California city.