Tracking the GOP race to 2012

Mitt Romney made national TV appearances--on "The View," "Today," and "Sean Hannity"--to promote his new book; tonight, he and Sarah Palin will have a late-night talk-show duel, as Palin appears on Jay Leno and Romney on Letterman; Palin will deliver the keynote address at Friday's Ohio Right to Life forum in Columbus; Tim Pawlenty endorsed Rep. Roy Blunt (R-MO) for Senate; Newt Gingrich is launching a balanced budget campaign; and Bobby Jindal has assembled a far-reaching campaign network in his gubernatorial reelection bid.

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