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Fox News Projects Romney the Winner of Virginia

7:19 PM, Mar 6, 2012 • By DANIEL HALPER
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Seventeen minutes after polls closed in Virginia, Fox News is able to project that Mitt Romney has won there. Only Romney and Ron Paul were on the Republican presidential primary ballot today. Fox News just reported that it was "closer than many people expected," and is basing its projection on exit polling.

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Neither Newt Gingrich nor Rick Santorum qualified for Virginia's ballot. 

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