Posted by | January 29, 2012 20:49 | Filed under: Top Stories

Newt Gingrich had been calling Romney a “Massachusetts moderate.” Now, in the waning hours before the Florida primary, he’s a “liberal from Massachusetts.”

“I am, in fact, the heir to the Reagan movement, not some liberal from Massachusetts,” Gingrich told a crowd of thousands here at The Villages retirement community.

But it was Romney who claimed momentum as the two leading contenders set off on a final campaign sprint across Florida. An NBC News-Marist poll showed Romney leading Gingrich 42 percent to 27 percent, and a Miami Herald-Tampa Bay Times-El Nuevo Herald poll had Romney with a similar lead, 42 percent to 31 percent.

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