Mitt Romney Campaigns In Illinois Ahead Of Primary

Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney (C) is surrounded by a wall of Secret Service agents as he poses for a photograph with Rep. Bobby Schilling (R-IL) and his wife Christie during a pancake brunch at the American Legion Post 246 March 18, 2012 in Moline, Illinois. Romney is campaigning in Illinois three days before that state?s primary elections March 21, when 54 GOP delegates are up for grabs. With Romney in the lead on delegates, fellow candidate, former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum continues to compete for the 1,444 necessary to secure the nomination before the last primary, in Utah on June 26.
(March 17, 2012 - Source: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images North America)