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Romney Leads by Wide Margin in Florida

Results from Rasmussen poll of likely GOP primary voters in Florida: Mitt Romney (41 percent), Newt Gingrich (19 percent), Rick Santorum (15 percent), Ron Paul (9 percent), Jon Huntsman (5 percent), and Rick Perry (2 percent). A couple of factors to watch in the Sunshine state: Paul doesn’t intend to campaign aggressively there, and it’s going to be tougher for Super PACs and candidates to pull up their numbers  via aggressive advertising, due to how expensive it is to run ads throughout Florida. 

Katrina Trinko — Katrina Trinko is a political reporter for National Review. Trinko is also a member of USA TODAY’S Board of Contributors, and her work has been published in various media outlets ...

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