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Addressing supporters at the Amway Grand Hotel in Grand Rapids, Michigan Rick Santorum said that “A month ago they didn’t know who we are, but they are getting to know now.”  Santorum came in second place in both the Arizona and Michigan primaries.

Watch Santorum’s speech here.

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Rick Santorum and his supporters are spending primary night at the Amway Grand Hotel in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Santorum will address his supporters tonight following the poll closings in Arizona and Michigan.

The latest polls have Santorum in a virtual tie with Mitt Romney in Michigan and trailing him by several percentage points in Arizona.

Watch live here.

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Earlier today, President Obama criticized his Republican rivals in a speech to the United Auto Workers legislative convention in Washington. Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum were not mentioned by name, but the President mentioned that Mr. Romney had once said that U.S. auto companies ought to be allowed to fall into bankruptcy.The President later said sending your kids to college is part of the American dream, a response to recent comments by Rick Santorum.

The President launched his auto bailout in 2009, rescuing General Motors and Chrysler and propping up the failing American auto industry. He will contrast his approach to the economy with Mitt Romney’s, who has made a campaign issue out of the President’s auto bailout.

The President’s UAW speech comes as GOP voters cast their ballots in the Michigan Primary.

Watch recording here.

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Rick Santorum tweeted out a message to his online followers today, proclaiming his confidence and conservatism.

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Mitt Romney targeted Rick Santorum on Twitter today, concerning the Michigan Primary.