1:06pm: Voters are heading to the polls today in the first-in-the nation primary. Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney has been the frontrunner, but former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum and Texas Congressman Ron Paul have been making inroads after their strong finishes in Iowa. Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich was disappointed in Iowa, but he hammered… Continue reading New Hampshire Primary, Voter ID Debate: Today on Here and Now
1:06pm: Mitt Romney’s commanding lead in New Hampshire has shrunk and some polls show Jon Huntsman closing in on second place. Could Huntsman have a breakout moment? We’ll talk about it. 1:12pm: At a conference in Berlin today, the leaders of France and Germany said boosting growth in the European economy is a priority. How… Continue reading Mitt Romney’s Shrinking Lead, Boosting Europe’s Economy, Italy’s Accordion Industry, New Hampshire Humor: Today on Here and Now
The Courier-Journal’s James Carroll is on the campaign trail in New Hampshire with Ron Paul. On Friday’s State of the News, he took a few minutes to catch us up on the GOP primary so far.