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AP, CNN: Romney wins Kentucky's GOP presidential primary

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The Associated Press and CNN have declared Mitt Romney the winner of the GOP presidential primary in Kentucky. 

With no serious opposition left, the former Massachusetts governor easily won Tuesday's primary. Voters also went polls in the Arkansas.

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A total of 75 delegates were at stake in Kentucky and Arkansas. Romney started the day with 992 delegates - 152 shy of the 1,144 needed to claim the nomination.

Romney is on pace to reach the magic number next week, when Texas voters go to the polls.

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