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Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney greets people in the crowd following a campaign event at an energy services company in Tunkhannock, Pa.., Thursday, April 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Superdelegates name Romney nominee

April 7, 2012

It's over, and Mitt Romney is going to be the GOP nominee for president. That's the growing consensus among Republican National Committee members who will automatically attend the party's national convention this summer and can support any candidate they choose.