Santorum Wins Alabama, Mississippi

GOP contest looking more like 2-man race.

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Presidential hopeful Rick Santorum swept two southern states, Alabama and Mississippi, Tuesday night, pointing to what most analysts said is becoming a two-person race between Santorum and Mitt Romney.

Newt Gingrich has only won two states in the primary process, and last night he lost the two contests that most said he needed to win to have any chance to rejuvenate his campaign.

Santorum earned 35 percent support in Alabama, with Gingrich barely edging Romney out for second as each won about 29 percent of the vote. Meanwhile in Mississippi, Santorum led his rivals with 33 percent support, while Gingrich followed him with 31 percent. Romney came in third with 30 percent.

Romney did have some luck Tuesday night, picking up all nine delegates in the GOP caucuses in American Samoa. Romney also pulled out a win in the Hawaii caucuses.

The former Massachusetts governor spent Tuesday night in Missouri, which is holding its caucuses on Saturday.

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