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Iowa: Photos from the finish

Posted at 6:15 AM on January 4, 2012 by Michael Olson
Filed under: Iowa, Politics

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Des Moines, IA, United States -- Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, speaks as his wife Ann Romney and their sons (L-R) Josh, Matt, Craig and Tagg look on at the Hotel Fort Des Moines on the night of the Iowa Caucuses January 3, 2012 in Des Moines, Iowa. Romney beat a surging former Sen. Rick Santorum by only eight votes. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

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Paul Tosto writes the Big Story Blog for MPR News. He joined the newsroom in 2008 after more than 20 years reporting on education, politics and the economy for news wires and newspapers across the country.