Romney Wins AZ, TN, WV, and SC

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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.