There is no rational argument for Santorum's crowd to not support Newt.
Having said that, I'm sure there's someone amongst Conservatives who will try.
-——There is no rational argument for Santorum’s crowd to not support Newt-——
The rational argument....
“By analyzing the data available and projecting it forward on a state by state basis, there is no chance Newt can win”
Having said that, I voted for Newt in the Tennessee Primary. I am not able to make the calculation because I don’t have the data required. I can though present the basis for a rational argument
After the skirmishes in the Republican primaries are over, the fight to the death will be with Obama. Best to keep powder dry and plenty of it for killing off Obama.
I can think of several rational (albeit pragmatically self interested) reasons.