Bus tour supporting Rick Santorum’s candidacy makes stop in Flint Township

This piece first appeared online at MLive on Sunday, February 26, 2012.
By Roberto Acosta

FLINT TOWNSHIP, Michigan — Rick Santorum supporter Marilyn Musgrave called the large blue bus featuring a larger-than-life photo of the Republican presidential candidate a “rolling billboard” for the Michigan campaign that could change the dynamics of the Republican race.

The bus stopped in the back parking lot of Applebee’s restaurant off Miller Road this afternoon – part of a six day, 15-city tour in Michigan prior to Tuesday’s presidential primary – and was greeted by around two dozen supporters and some Santorum detractors.

“On the issue of life, Rick Santorum was always faithful,” said Musgrave, a former Colorado congresswoman and vice president of the pro-life organization Susan B. Anthony List. “We love his leadership on the issues. We know he is a truly a leader on life.”

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