Almost 40 Years To The Day: Mitt Quits, Follows In His Dad's Footsteps
CINCINNATI (TDB) -- Mitt Romney suspends his presidential campaign. He stayed in 'til Feb. 7, 2008. Forty years ago, George Romney, his dad, announced his withdrawal from the GOP race on Feb. 28, 1968, a race that Richard Nixon went on to win. February is a tough month on the Romney family.