[Home]  [Headlines]  [Latest Articles]  [Latest Comments]  [Post]  [Mail]  [Sign-in]  [Setup]  [Help]  [Register] 

Cliven Bundy arrested (Portland Airport - PDX) by FBI, jailed in Multnomah County

Oregon Standoff Heats Up

80,000 Ineligible ACA Enrollees Cost Minnesota Millions [also AR/NE/NY/OH/IL/PA/MA fraud]

and now to more important things

New Trump ad on Ted Cruz "What kind of man" released in South Carolina

Carly Fiorina: I suspend my candidacy today

Houston Couple Forced Nanny Into ‘Slavery’

TSA: Thousands Of Illegal Aviation Workers (73 Of Them “Terrorism-Related”) Make For A “Total Security Abyss”

Bloomberg vs. Trump? “Run, Mike, Run!”

Montana Judge Refuses To Convict Anyone of Marijuana Possession

Creepy Business – Ted Cruz Father: My Son “Annointed” To “Take Control of Society”..

‘Really Honorable’: Why Jeb Bush Is Still Running - family sucide mission against Trump

New “Traffic Violations Agency” Brings Buffalo Extortion Racket To All Time High

Hillary Clinton gets stomped in NH yet still gets as many of the State's delegates

It’s on: New Cruz ad ridicules Trump as fake Republican

Maine required healthy, childless food stamp recipients to work, and...

Supreme Court Puts Hold on Obama’s Green Power Plan

It’s A Revolution: Donald Trump More Than Doubles the Competition in New Hampshire

Ted Nugent Criticized From All Sides For Anti-Semitic Facebook Post

Prosecutor Sent Innocent Man to Death Row. Now, Payback

Why is Milwaukee so bad for black people?

Federal Court Says North Carolina’s Racially Motivated Gerrymandering Is Unconstitutional

BREAKING NEWS: Trump claims victory in New Hampshire with a third of the vote in early counting

NH: Cruz, Kasich, Trump tied at 24.3% with 1% reporting

The Great Prentender

EXCLUSIVE– Donald J. Trump First Candidate to Reply to the ‘Sessions Test’

Supermom puts kids to bed

Ted Cruz's National Security Advisor Has Zero National Security Experience

#RobotRubio (Trump supporter) Gets Manhandled By Team Marco (VIDEO)

AT&T fights to keep your internet as slow as possible

Your Old USB Flash Drive Could Help Fight North Korean Repression

Government Agents Hunt Woman Down After Seeing Facebook Picture Of Her Rehabilitating Baby Squirrels

Carson: I’m open to being Trump’s VP

Sgt Joe Biggs from InfoWars Arrested Austin TX Update: Not Arrested (+drunk girlfriend)

The unravelling of Chris Christie

Trump vows to push LGBT rights, hedges on pro-marriage litmus test

Let’s start election day off right, with Trump repeating a fan who called Ted Cruz a “pussy” over waterboarding [Rubio: "balls like a raisin"]

Trade Officials Sign the TPP But It's Still Up to Lawmakers to Reject It

The Profiteers of Doom Were Wrong About Climate

Pat Caddell: Voters ‘Are So Angry,’ They ‘Want Their Country Back’

Board reverses firing of another VA executive

While Trump and Sanders smell victory, Hillary Clinton contemplates humilation

Funny Vids [Rubio vs. Rubio, The Aria of Donald Trump]

The Rise of the Unfit: Trump, Cruz and Rubio

Ford Shifting Future Auto Production To Mexico As Obama Signs Pacific Trade Deal

My email to New Hampshire Primary voters

Obama Vs Cruz Graphic - Virtual Twins

[Commie propaganda] Chipotle Blames Outbreak on Its Own Sick Employees

The Pirate Bay is now the largest video streaming site in the world

The Great Tesla Stock Crash of 2016


Status: Not Logged In; Sign In

politics and politicians
See other politics and politicians Articles

Title: Ron Paul Stops Actively Campaigning: It's 'More Than Just 2012' (Romney presumtive nominee/loser)
Source: The Christian Post
URL Source: http://www.christianpost.com/news/r ... its-more-than-just-2012-74925/
Published: May 14, 2012
Author: Sami K. Martin
Post Date: 2012-05-14 15:39:40 by hondo68
Keywords: will lay out to you, please stay tunedplease stay t, campaign for Liberty
Views: 316

ron paul
(Photo: Reuters/Eric Miller)

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) appears at a rally in Golden Valley, Minnesota, February 7, 2012.

And then there was one. Ron Paul, the last Republican campaigning against Mitt Romney, has announced that he will no longer "actively campaign" in the 2012 race.

"Moving forward … we will no longer spend resources campaigning in primaries in states that have not yet voted," Paul said in a statement. "Doing so with any hope of success would take many tens of millions of dollars we simply do not have.

"Our campaign will continue to work in the state convention process. We will continue to take leadership positions, win delegates, and carry a strong message to the Republican National Convention that Liberty is the way of the future," he added.

Paul ran a small campaign, and many counted him out much earlier in the campaign for the Republican nomination. However, he recently began to pick up delegates in controversial contests in Iowa and Michigan. Paul's strategy from the beginning was to win delegates and not launch a full-scale advertising campaign.

As other candidates including Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum dropped out, Paul hoped to gain their delegates going into the Florida National Convention. At last count, he had only 99 delegates compared with Romney's 945. In order to secure the Republican nomination, a candidate needs to have 1,144 delegates, and it appears as though Romney will be the de facto nominee in the 2012 presidential race.

"This campaign fought hard and won electoral success that the talking heads and pundits never thought possible," Paul stated. "But this campaign is also about more than just the 2012 election. It has been a part of a quest I began 40 years ago and that so many have joined. It is about the campaign for Liberty, which has taken a tremendous leap forward in this election and will continue to grow stronger in the future until we finally win."

"I hope all supporters of Liberty will remain deeply involved," Paul added. "I will be right there with you. In the coming days, my campaign leadership will lay out to you our delegate strategy and what you can do to help, so please stay tuned."


Poster Comment:

Virgil Goode, or Gary Johnson? (1 image)

Post Comment   Private Reply   Ignore Thread  


[Home]  [Headlines]  [Latest Articles]  [Latest Comments]  [Post]  [Mail]  [Sign-in]  [Setup]  [Help]  [Register] 

Please report web page problems, questions and comments to webmaster@libertysflame.com