Gingrich cancels Kansas trip to concentrate on AL, MS

When you have limited resources as the Gingrich campaign is currently experiencing, you have to use them where they will count the most. For Gingrich, who won only his home state of Georgia on Super Tuesday, and finished a disappointing third in other states, it appears that next Tuesday's primaries in Alabama and Mississippi may be his last stand. The candidate has cancelled several appearances in Kansas prior to the Saturday caucuses in that state, to throw everything he has left into trying to win two key deep south states and keep the argument alive that he is the conservative alternative to Mitt Romney. Wall Street Journal: On Tuesday night, Newt Gingrich promised to continue his campaign to in Alabama, Mississippi and Kansas. By Wednesday morning, his struggling operation decided to shoot for two-out-of-three. In the latest sign the former House speaker's White House bid is on the ropes, it has canceled all travel to Kansas before Saturday's GOP caucuses there and its...(Read Full Post)