Mitt Romney will face primary after setback in run for US Senate

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the Guardian—Former Republican presidential candidate fails to win enough votes to secure candidacy at party convention in Utah Mitt Romney has been forced into a Republican primary for a US Senate seat in Utah as he looks to restart his political career by replacing the long-serving Senator Orrin Hatch. Romney, the Republican’s presidential candidate in 2012, remains the favorite overall to win the Senate seat in November. But if he had won enough votes at the state GOP convention on Saturday he would have...

Mitt Romney faces Senate primary in Utah after state GOP convention setback. Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney ran into an obstacle Saturday in his bid to succeed Utah’s retiring U.S. Sen. Orrin Hatch.