Mitt Romney pulled out of the race for the Republican presidential nomination Thursday. This is how the Stormin' Morman explained his exit:
''If I fight on in my campaign, all the way to the convention, I would forestall the launch of a national campaign and make it more likely that Sen. Clinton or Obama would win. And in this time of war, I simply cannot let my campaign, be a part of aiding a surrender to terror,'' Romney told the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington.
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