With Rick Santorum's exit from the GOP presidential race this week, the general election contest between Republican Mitt Romney and President Obama quickly kicked into gear. Romney is starting the battle in a hole after a brutal primary season that cratered his favorability ratings and has him trailing the president in most national polls — as well as in key swing states and among crucial demographics.
It's over. And it's on. Rick Santorum suspended his presidential campaign Tuesday, effectively ending the Republican presidential nomination -- and signaling the start of the general election. Obama campaign manager Jim Messina mark... Read Post
Mitt Romney is behind President Obama in two of three new polls. Photo by Terence Burlij/PBS NewsHour. Rick Santorum's exit from the GOP race last week teed up the general election, and three polls Monday took their first crack... Read Post