With the Paul campaign at the Iowa Republican Straw Poll. Father Mitt delivers a gauzy speech about the joys of the Hawkeye State. Then the video cameras pick up an awful din. “Ron PAUL! Ron PAUL! Ron PAUL!”
Hours after Karl Rove announced he would leave the White House, political observers began predicting where the political guru would next work his magic. Speculation centered on Fred Thompson's campaign, which observers said would be a logical
I would first like to congratulate Mitt Romney for his impressive win at the Ames Straw Poll before I start criticizing him and tell you what the media is not reporting. I cannot give the Romney campaign the win here today because his 31% at Ames is
Behind the scenes build up to the Iowa Straw Poll
Last night, at the pre-Straw Poll "Ronstock" concert at the Bali Satay House in Ames, a Ron Paul volunteer played back a recording of competing Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney joking about cheating in a State Fair popularity c
Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romeny took the top spot in Saturday's Iowa Straw Poll, as was expected, and the poll also energized some lower-tier candidates. Saturday's vote was candidate Ron Paul's chance to show his anti-war and liber
Former Wisconsin Gov. Tommy Thompson is dropping out of the race for the Republican presidential nomination, a campaign official said. His campaign released a statement saying the Republican is leaving the campaign trail several hours after WITI-TV i
Americans aren't the only ones who love Ron Paul. People all over the world are cheering him on, hoping that he will restore America's once respected Republic. I don't know if I've ever heard of this happening before... Foreigners
Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney won an easy and expected victory in a high-profile Iowa Republican Party Straw Poll, claiming nearly twice as many votes as his nearest rival. Romney had been expected to win the test because he spent millions of
He misspoke when he said he spent as much time, if not more, at ground zero exposed to the same health risks as workers combing the site after the Sept. 11 attacks. "You know, what I was saying was, 'I'm there with you.'"
"Galactic Suite", the first hotel planned in space, expects to open for business in 2012 and would allow guests to travel around the world in 80 minutes. A space enthusiast decided to make it a reality by fronting the $3 billion needed to b
The Iowa Straw Poll will be conducted with the assistance and oversight of the Story County Auditor's Office. We find their chief auditor is one Mary Mosiman! Who is also a member of Mitt Romney for President leadership team!
A lawsuit was filed to compel the Iowa GOP to perform a manual validation of the Iowa Straw Poll scheduled to take place this Saturday. Copies of the suit are provided as three PDF docs.
The South Carolina Republican Party announced that January 19 will be the date of its primary. In a conference call with reporters after the announcement, Chairman Katon Dawson said he needed to protect South Carolina's first-in-the-South traditi
This weekend's Republican Straw poll is being challenged by a national group that is threatening legal action over the voting machines that the Republican Party of Iowa is using. A supporter of Republican candidate Ron Paul, who is not connected
There is great value in your coming to Ames, Iowa. After reading this article I hope you can agree.
[Novak being Novak] When asked to rate the current field of Republican presidential candidates, Novak didn't have any kind words for the current top-tier field...Novak offered his personal endorsement of Texas congressman Ron Paul. "He's
South Carolina is poised to hold its Republican presidential primary earlier than Feb. 2, 2008, likely in mid-January, a move that is expected to push New Hampshire and Iowa to follow suit. Such shifts could mean the first GOP nominating contest c
The first 2008 presidential votes may be moving into 2007 after all, making a race that has started earlier than ever even more intense. South Carolina Republican Party Chairman Katon Dawson will announce that he is moving its primary date ahead o
Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney defended his 5 sons' decision not to enlist in the military, saying they're showing their support for the country by "helping me get elected." Romney, who did not serve in Vietnam due to h
Ernest Hancock shares some personal opinion and makes some predictions. We'll check back later to see how he did.
The all-but-declared candidate collected $1.5 million less than the $5 million predicted for June. In July, Thompson sidelined his campaign-manager-in-waiting, Tom Collamore, and watched other aides follow him out the door amid consternation inside t
Other GOP Presidential hopefuls have supporters. Ron Paul on the other hand is quoted as having followers or that he is running an insurgency campaign like that of Barry Goldwater in 1964 as John Derbyshire over at the National Review Online has stat
Following this weekend's Republican debate in Iowa and some extensive mainstream coverage and sound bytes., Presidential candidate Ron Paul's odds to become the next Commander-in-Chief have been slashed further from 15 to 1 to 8 to 1.
The first link is hilarious exclusion of Ron Paul. The really work at it.
"There is an overwhelming presence of neoconservatives and absence of traditional conservatives that I don't know what to make of," said Richard V. Allen, former Reagan White House national security adviser.
I therefore invite the reader to consider the possibility, however remote, that we could see the following. Hillary Clinton, the consummate insider, vs. Ron Paul, the career outsider. I know how most people on this site would vote, but I ask you to
Mary Tiffany is the Iowa Communications director that I communicated with yesterday. Today I received offers to pay for a privately funded Manual verification if the count would be done immediately. I left Mary a message I would stop by,... THEN...
Ron Paul post-debate on FOX News, pt. 1 of 2
First off, the Fair Tax . . is it really fair? Well, in my opinion, no it is not fair. What does the fair tax change? Proponents of the fair tax have set the sales tax figure at 23%. Why? Because that's the amount they would need to continue the