September 1, 2014
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney's lead is
growing as votes are counted in Nevada's Republican presidential
caucuses. Texas Rep. Ron Paul and former House Speaker Newt
Gingrich are battling for second, with former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum trailing.
Returns from Nevada's 17 counties show Romney with 42 percent, Gingrich with 26 percent, Paul with 18 percent, and
Santorum with 13 percent. Only about 3 percent of results from Clark County are in.