Gingrich: I Might Drop Out If Santorum Was A ‘Slam Dunk’ To Top Romney Or Obama

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March 7, 2012 5:30 a.m.

Newt Gingrich on Wednesday continued his steadfast refusal to drop out of the Republican presidential race for the benefit of Rick Santorum, arguing that the former Pennsylvania senator is not a safe bet to defeat Mitt Romney or President Barack Obama.

“If I thought he was a slam dunk to beat Romney and to beat Obama, I would really consider getting out,” Gingrich said during a morning interview Bill Bennett’s “Morning in America” radio show. “I don’t.”  

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