Santorum: I’m conservative candidate for Alabama.

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Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum appealed Thursday for votes in Alabama’s upcoming primary, calling the state the “heart of conservatism” and casting himself as the best fit for its voters.

During appearances in the Birmingham suburb of Pelham and earlier in Huntsville, the former Pennsylvania senator said he was the true conservative presidential candidate who would present the best contrast to Democratic President Barack Obama in November. His campaign hoped wins here and Mississippi, as well as Saturday’s contest in Kansas, would push rival Newt Gingrich from the race and leave Santorum as the leading alternative to front-runner Mitt Romney.

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