1. FIRST CALLS

    Romney Wins AZ, TN, WV, and SC

    US President Barack Obama smiles during a campaign event at the Southern Maine Community College in Portland, Maine, on March 30, 2012. Obama is on a day trip to Vermont and Maine to attend campaign events.     AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad        (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages),US President Barack Obama  waves at supporters during a campaign event at the University of Vermont in Burlington, Vermont, on March 30, 2012. Obama is on a day trip to Vermont and Maine to attend campaign events. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

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    It’s on! The first states have been called—well, officially, projected—in the 2012 presidential race. According to CNN and NBC News, Mitt Romney is projected to carry Arizona, Indiana, Utah, West Virginia, Kentucky, and South Carolina. Meanwhile, NBC News projects President Obama has won Minnesota, Connecticut, Delaware, DC, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island. 

    Read it at CNN