Here is a rundown of the best commentary about the Arizona and Michigan primaries from around the web.
Paul West, Maeve Reston and Seema Mehta
Los Angeles Times
Mitt Romney averts disaster in Michigan primary
Republican presidential contender Mitt Romney won the Michigan and Arizona primaries on Tuesday, holding off conservative challenger Rick Santorum and gaining sorely needed momentum into the big round of Super Tuesday contests.
Republican Race to Reset in Ohio Next Tuesday
Some strange conventional wisdom has been floating around in recent days: If Mitt Romney were to win Michigan’s primary, he’d almost naturally do the same in Ohio a week later on Super Tuesday.
Mitt Survives Again With Arizona, Michigan Wins
The predominant storyline heading into Tuesday’s Republican primaries in Arizona and Michigan was that the GOP nominating contest is thoroughly muddled, that Mitt Romney is a historically weak front-runner, and that this contest is likely to be decided at the convention.
Next battleground: Ohio
After Mitt Romney’s sweep last night and a fresh delegate haul, the road ahead gets tougher for Rick Santorum.
A relieved Mitt Romney headed back to the campaign trail Wednesday after sweeping crucial primaries in Arizona and his childhood home of Michigan to revitalize his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination.
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