Republican voters in Illinois are casting their ballots Tuesday in the state's presidential primary. NBC's Peter Alexander reports.
Presidential candidate Rick joins Morning Joe to discuss the Tuesday Illinois primary, his comments on contraception, U.S. involvement in Afghanistan, campaign organization issues, taking on Mitt Romney and what it's really like running for president.
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Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney speaks to customers while campaigning at Charley Parker's Diner in Springfield, Ill.
Caption: NBC's Mark Murray and Domenico Montanaro discuss Mitt Romney's widening delegate lead over his GOP rivals and team Obama's raking in $45 million-plus in donations for the campaign and DNC .
In this 2008 interview with the San Francisco editorial board, then candidate Obama said his cap-and-trade plan would result in higher electricity rates. He did not, however, mention gas prices.
Republican presidential candidate, former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum waves as he leaves after speaking to supporters at Westminster Christian Academy Saturday, March 17, 2012, in Town and Country, Mo.
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Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney speaks during a campaign stop at William Jewell College on Tuesday, March 13, 2012 in Liberty, Mo.