BOSTON—Former Gov. Mitt Romney had enough goodwill left among fellow Massachusetts Republicans to carry him over rival John McCain, while the race between Democrats Barack Obama and Hillary Rodham Clinton was too close to call as polls closed Tuesday.
Romney, criticized for treating Massachusetts as a stepping stone while governor, won his home state by finding favor with voters who support him on immigration and the economy, according to preliminary exit poll results conducted for The Associated Press. - Boston Globe/AP
What a shock!