Bil Browning

Santorum Surge Is Petering Out?

Filed By Bil Browning | January 08, 2012 8:00 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: GOP presidential campaigns, polling numbers, Rick Santorum, Santorum surge

"Santorum's support among independents, who can vote in New Hampshire's Republican contest, dropped from 6 percent to 3 percent after the college event, according to Suffolk's findings. His support from 18 to 34 year olds dropped from 9 percent to 2 percent."

-- The Hill reporting that a new Suffolk University poll found that Rick Santorum's support has plummeted among key demographic groups after the former Senator doubled down on his anti-gay positions and was booed by the audience.

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