Romney to Florida: Let Iowa, New Hampshire go first

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Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney says Iowa and New Hampshire should hold the first presidential primary contests in the nation next year, not Florida, reports the Associated Press.

Romney said Friday in Orlando that the traditional order of having Iowa and New Hampshire as the first contests should be kept.

He said deciding when to hold Florida’s primary is between state Republicans and the national party and he is staying out of that dispute

 

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