Top line exit polls posted by the Drudge Report show Mitt Romney crushing the field with 52%, followed by Newt Gingrich at 26%, Rick Santorum at 12% and Ron Paul at 8%. If those numbers hold up, it would be a crushing defeat for Gingrich.
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