Rick Santorum

Here's a memo to aspiring presidents: You have to appeal to all your bases and only a conservative can do that. This is the easy bit, getting your party behind you. The tough part is getting everyone else to vote for you.
Although we now have a winner in Iowa - Mitt Romney beat Rick Santorum by eight votes and Ron Paul came in a very close third place - we may also have a real loser in this Iowa quadrennial contest, the American voter.
Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney have finished in a virtual dead heat at the Iowa Republican Party caucuses. The official declaration
As I write this blog I am headed to Iowa with less than two days until the first caucuses take place. The Iowa Caucuses are the official beginning of the race for the Republican Presidential nomination and where the rubber meets the road.