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Wayne Allen Root wins LP Vice-Presidential Slot

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UPDATES AS THE PROCESS CONTINUES
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With Bob Barr at the top of the ticket, Libertarian delegates select their Vice-Presidential nominee.
 
Nominating speeches are continuing - we will update ballots as they come in.
 
UPDATE 1: Ruwart nominates Kubby because the "LP needs a anti-drug warrior to balance the drug warrior [Presidential nominee].  Barr nominates Root.  First balloting occurring now.
 
UPDATE 2: C-SPAN, as expected, dropped live coverage when the convention went to recess.  However, you can watch the VP process via the Presidential nominee, Bob Barr. (Thanks Jacqueline Passey)
 
UPDATE 3: First Ballot
 Candidate
Votes 
Percentage 
Root 
276 
49 
Kubby 
209
37
Williams 
40 
7
Burns 
20
4
Lightfoot
14
3
Schwartz
1

UPDATE 4: Second Ballot
Wayne Allen Root (51%) wins the LP Vice-Presidential Nomination over Steve Kubby (45%).  Elections for LNC Chair pushed back to tomorrow (after everyone leaves).

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