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What's Next for GOP after Super Tuesday?

March 7, 2012

Mitt Romney solidified his position as the front-runner for the Republican presidential nominee by winning six states and more than 200 delegates on Super Tuesday. Rick Santorum continues to nip at Romney's heels, having won three states, and nearly winning the Ohio primary. Questions may soon surface about the future of Newt Gingrich's campaign. He only won his home state of Georgia. Ron Paul didn't win any of the 10 states holding primaries or caucuses. WDET's Pat Batcheller asked Inside Michigan Politics editor Bill Ballenger whether Gingrich still has a realistic shot at the nomination. Click the audio link above to hear the answer, and the rest of the conversation.