Conservatives at the core of the Republican Party are coalescing behind likely GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney faster than expected after a punishing primary season in which they loudly sought someone else — almost anybody else — to carry the fight to President Barack Obama.
Mitt Romney said Wednesday that conservatives should be emboldened by the failed attempt to recall Wisconsin’s Republican governor.
Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says the solid GOP win in the Wisconsin recall puts the state in play for Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney this fall.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker beat back a recall challenge Tuesday, winning both the right to finish his term and a voter endorsement of his strategy to curb state spending, which included the explosive measure that eliminated union rights for most public workers.
Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley and the Democratic Governors Association are making a push for donations to try to oust Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker in a recall election.