Mitt Romney Still the Front-Runner, Say Insiders

WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 11: Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference at the Marriott Wardman Park February 11, 2011 in Washington, DC. A dozen potential Republican presidental hopefuls are set to address CPAC, the biggest gathering of conservative activists in the country. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) Photo: Chip Somodevilla/2011 Getty Images

RomneyCare, ShromneyCare. Republican insiders polled by the National Journal believe that Mitt Romney has the best chance to win the GOP nomination, with Tim Pawlenty and Haley Barbour surging into the No. 2 and 3 spots respectively. (Sarah Palin came in ninth.) [National Journal]