SANTORUM SUSPENDS

(CNN)
(CNN)

Consideration of Bella’s illness and family matters precede Pennsylvanian’s decision to withdraw.

“We are not done fighting….This game is a long…way from over.”

Reminisces about sweater vest craze, people he met on the trail.

Spoke to Romney before Gettysburg event Tuesday, but no immediate endorsement.

Santorum defied all expectations and succeeded where a lot of other rivals failed. He has a lot of work to do in the coming days and weeks, however, to consolidate his support and influence going forward. He still has not defined his issues agenda or his national vision on their own terms, as much as he emerged as the most potent anti-Romney. Three tasks for the Romney campaign: get an enthusiastic endorsement from Santorum; get him to rally social conservatives for Mitt; convince him to use a prepared text at the convention.
Related Topics: Rick Santorum, 2012 Elections, Republican Party, The Page

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