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GOP-On-GOP Attacks Leave Orrin Hatch Fighting Mad

Utah Republican Orrin Hatch has spent 36 years in the U.S. Senate, including stints as chairman of the Judiciary and Labor committees. But back home in Utah, Hatch's quest for a seventh term is not the cakewalk he had in the last five elections, in which he didn't even have to run in primaries.

Evangelical Leader: Romney-Huckabee Would Make 'Appealing' GOP Ticket

In a wide-ranging interview with NPR, Richard Land talks about evangelical support for Mitt Romney, his ideas on vice presidential picks and why Rick Santorum was wrong on JFK.

Obama, Romney Wage War Not On But For Women (Voters)

President Obama's hopes of being re-elected very much reside in the hands of women, the same group that played such a big role in his 2008 victory. Meanwhile, Mitt Romney's hope of becoming president lie in his being able to dissuade enough women from voting for Obama.

Romney Scores Key Endorsements From Anti-Abortion Groups

While running for Massachusetts governor, Mitt Romney vowed to "preserve and protect" abortion rights. On Thursday, the presumptive GOP presidential nominee won the endorsement of the nation's largest anti-abortion group, whose president said: "The pro-life movement is filled with converts."

With Santorum Out, Will Evangelicals Back Romney?

Former Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum did very well with evangelical Christian voters in the primary season. Now that he's out of the race, will his conservative supporters embrace Mitt Romney? Robert Siegel talks with Richard Land, director of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention.

Ann Romney Fights Back After Democratic Criticism

Audie Cornish talks with Melinda Henneberger of the Washington Post about the dustup between Hilary Rosen and Ann Romney, wife of presidential candidate Mitt Romney, about the women and the campaign.

As Trial Begins, John Edwards' Star Has Faded

Jury selection began on Thursday for John Edwards, the one-time presidential candidate. Although he was once a rising star in the Democratic Party, Edwards is accused of using campaign money to hide an affair after he fathered a child.