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GOP Presidential Primary

Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney meets with voters at Casa Marin restaurant in Hialeah, Florida, January 29, 2012. (Photo credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Romney Rallies Cuban-American Support In Hialeah

Florida’s upcoming primary has the state in the national electoral spotlight once again and the spotlight is fixed tightly on South Florida’s Hispanic population, and while it’s just a sliver of the GOP electorate, it’s a powerful sliver.

CBS4–01/29/2012

Republican presidential candidates,  former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (L) listens to former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney (R) during the Florida Republican Presidential debate January 26, 2012 at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, Florida.  (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Gingrich Slams Romney As Ex-Gov. Returns To S. Fla.

In the final days of campaigning before Tuesday’s pivotal Florida primary, Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich is calling rival Mitt Romney a “pro-abortion, pro-gun control, pro-tax increase liberal.”

CBS4–01/29/2012

Former GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain speaks at the Southern Republican Leadership Conference, on January 19, 2012 in Charleston, South Carolina. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Herman Cain Backs Gingrich For President

There was a surprise announcement on the campaign trail in South Florida Saturday night when former presidential candidate Herman Cain officially endorsed Newt Gingrich for President.

CBS4–01/29/2012

Rick Santorum at the Wings Plus in Coral Springs. (Source: CBS4)

Santorum Cancels Trip To Fla. To Be With Hospitalized Daughter

A family emergency forced former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum to cancel his planned South Florida stop Sunday morning.

CBS4–01/29/2012

Republican presidential candidates,  former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (L) listens to former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney (R) during the Florida Republican Presidential debate January 26, 2012 at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, Florida.  (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

GOP Race Targets Fla. Hispanics Ahead Of Primary

Republican presidential rivals Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney are heading back to South Florida Friday to resume campaigning, one day after a feisty, final debate before Florida’s GOP primary.

CBS4–01/27/2012

Republican presidential candidate, former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich (C) speaks at his party on primary night as his wife Callista Gingrich (R) looks on January 10, 2012 in Manchester, New Hampshire.  According to early results, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney finished first in the state's primary election. Romney has led a field of six GOP candidates in the polls by double digits going into to the primary, a second important test for presidential hopefuls. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Gingrich Barnstorming Florida Ahead Of Primary

Buoyed by rising poll numbers and his impressive South Carolina showing, Newt Gingrich continued his push towards winning the Sunshine State during several Tuesday events.

CBS4–01/24/2012

Rick Santorum at the Wings Plus in Coral Springs. (Source: CBS4)

Santorum Campaign Arrives In South Florida

After a third place finish in the South Carolina primary, former Senator Rick Santorum brought his campaign message to South Florida voters on Sunday.

CBS4–01/22/2012

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All Eyes On Florida After Gingrich South Carolina Win

The upcoming Florida Republican presidential primary has taken on additional importance after Newt Gingrich trumped Mitt Romney in the South Carolina primary.

CBS4–01/22/2012

GILBERT, SC - JANUARY 20: Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney speaks during a campaign rally at Barn, Harmon Tree Farm on January 20, 2012 in Gilbert, South Carolina. Romney continues to campaign for votes in South Carolina ahead of their primary on January 21st. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Poll: Romney’s National Lead Narrowing

As political insiders begin to descend on the state of Florida for the January 31 primary; Mitt Romney has gone from presumed-nominee on Monday to possibly losing two states in a week by Saturday night.

CBS4–01/20/2012

Republican presidential candidate, former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich (C) speaks at his party on primary night as his wife Callista Gingrich (R) looks on January 10, 2012 in Manchester, New Hampshire.  According to early results, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney finished first in the state's primary election. Romney has led a field of six GOP candidates in the polls by double digits going into to the primary, a second important test for presidential hopefuls. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Tracking Poll: Gingrich Opens Up Lead Over Romney

South Carolina looks like it is the midst of a full-fledged Newt Gingrich-surge ahead of Saturday’s primary, according to a new tracking poll; setting the stage for all-out war amongst the GOP before the January 31 Florida primary.

01/19/2012

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