Mitt Romney withdraws

Mitt Romney has just told CPAC that he is withdrawing from the presidential race, to avoid prolonging a fight with McCain and thereby damage his prospects of defeating Clinton or Obama. The crowd groaned loudly, but Mitt went on, addressing the importance of victory in November.

Mitt Romney has just told CPAC that he is withdrawing from the presidential race, to avoid prolonging a fight with McCain and thereby damage his prospects of defeating Clinton or Obama. The crowd groaned loudly, but Mitt went on, addressing the importance of victory in November.