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February 21, 2012

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Twiddle723

I'd love to see Santorum get the GOP nod. He's so archaic and ultra conservative in his views on social issues, I don't think there's a chance he can beat Obama in the General. Go Rick Go!

Brenda Ward

Actually Twiddle he is more consistent with the majority of Americans only the liberals think otherwise.

jeff

That's funny I live in Washington state and have heard nothing but derision when it comes to Santorum. Are you sure you're polling the right districts?

Obama 2012

This is cool but I doubt it means much until next Tuesday's results ... these voters are so fickle that I wouldn't be surprised at all if everything completely reverses by the time this caucus comes around.

For awhile I was starting to believe the GOP really would nominate Santorum... but I'm starting to think that's a pipe dream. Santorum won't be able to last long enough to actually put it away... he's just too nuts.

D

you polled 400 people? polls are so fake

Robert Fallin

If Santorum is so popular, why doesn't he draw larger crowds? How can Washington GOP voters even THINK about voting for a Islamophobic, homophobic, war mongering hypocrite like Santorum? Naw, this is the party machine talking.

Polfan

There are a few constants in this campaign, 1) a small portion of Republican voters have happily resigned themselves to Romney; 2) There is a similar number enthusiastically in the Ron Paul camp; and 3) the large majority of Republican voters will continue to desparately look elsewhere, which has allowed for this fascinating volatility.

Now, with only Santorum and Gingrich as the anti-Romney candidates, Gingrich knows well that he should not leave the race as long as conservatives fail to coalesce decisively behind Santorum.

The winner will be the last man standing, and could very well be the last anti-Romney candidate standing.

Michael W.

Santorum will not win. He's way too conservative and bigoted. He looks like a smug little kid who doesn't get his way. I just want to go up to him, squeeze his shoulder and say, "It's gonna be okay, man. Relax." Romney 2012!

Mary

I am from Washington State and I love Santorum.

Danram

At the end of the day, Santorum will be nothing more than the last of a string of "true conservative" alternatives to Mitt Romney who had their moment in the sun but who then ultimately wilted under the spotlight.

Santorum would be an absolute disaster as a candidate. he appeals to the Bible-thumpers, no doubt. But his ability to reach outside that core demographic group is basically zero. If he were to be the GOP nominee, moderate independent voters by the millions would flock to Obama. The result would be an electoral wipeout for the GOP. There are very good reasons why Santorum lost his bid for re-election to the US Senate by 17 points.

jjc

RON PAUL 2012!!!
Its Ron Paul or no one! GOP WILL NOT BEAT OBAMA with anyone but Ron Paul as the nominee!

Kevin Futrell

I'm rooting for Romney, he's a business man with a plan. His Mormon background doesn't bother me, but then again, I am white and mormons are racist.

I agree with you Danram about Santorum. I also think he is all about starting wars and having the power.

There is no way in hell that I would vote for Ron Paul. He's the opposite of Santorum. We would get our asses kicked by Canada if Ron Paul was elected.

Gingrich isn't worth consideration with his infidelities. If he's going to cheat on not one but two wives, why would I think he could be honest with me. He also seems to be the pure definition of a do nothing politician.

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