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Gingrich-Santorum "Unity" Ticket Almost Formed in 2012

It’s one of the great untold stories of the 2012 presidential campaign, a tale of ego and intrigue that nearly upended the Republican primary contest and might even have produced a different nominee.

As Mitt Romney struggled in the weeks leading up to the Michigan primary, Newt Gingrich andRick Santorum almost agreed to form a joint “Unity Ticket” to consolidate conservatives support and topple Romney.

Source: Bloomberg. Read full article. (link)

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  • Ted Levy||

    Unity ticket failed to form due to arguments over which non-violent peaceful actions to forcibly imprison people for first...

  • Finrod||

    This link is now broken, for the record.

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