With Big Romney win in Florida- a victory of over 10 points, is this the last hurrah for the conservatives and tea party members of the GOP? Has the GOP made its decisive statement that Romney, a progressive-lite, is their representative?
Not in 28 years (since Reagan’s 1984 nomination) has a true conservative gotten the nomination from the GOP- Is it time for the conservatives to part ways with the center-right coalition?
Here are the results after 29% of the precincts have reported:
|Results for Florida Republican Primary(U.S. Presidential Primary)Jan 31, 2012 (29% of precincts reporting)|
|Mitt Romney 48.8%Newt Gingrich 30.4%Rick Santorum 12.5%
Ron Paul .8%