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Rick Santorum scores another victory in Minnesota caucuses
Rick Santorum scores another victory in Minnesota caucuses

Rick Santorum scored another victory Tuesday night in Minnesota's caucuses, fueling the former Pennsylvania senator's case that he is the leading conservative alternative to Mitt Romney in the GOP race. In 2008, when it was a "Super Tuesday" state, Romney carried Minnesota by nearly 20 points over John McCain and Mike Huckabee. Preliminary returns showed the former Massachusetts governor actually in third place tonight, behind Santorum and Texas Rep. Ron Paul. Forty delegates will ultimately be allocated by Minnesota Republicans. But like Colorado, the state's caucuses are only the start of that process. Congressional district conventions will be in mid-April,...

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