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It’s (Almost) Official: Mitt Romney Clinches GOP Nomination With Win in Texas

cavalier973 Wrote: May 30, 2012 4:48 PM
The GOP picks the one guy in the primary whose philosophy and policy record most closely matches Obama's. Good job, guys!
Ronald484 Wrote: May 30, 2012 9:27 PM
They picked the one guy most likely to win against Obama!
Origanalist Again Wrote: May 31, 2012 12:33 AM
At least that's what they tell us, eh Ronald?

After almost a full year on the campaign trail, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney has finally been (unofficially) crowned the 2012 Republican presidential nominee.

Romney led the pack when he announced his second run for the White House last June, and he has watched his rivals for the nomination slowly trickle out as their own wins looked increasingly unlikely.

The delegates necessary to put him over the 1,144 necessary for the GOP nomination came in Texas, the lone state to vote this week. Romney entered the day 78 delegates away from the magic number, and on Tuesday...