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Ron Paul wins California Republican straw poll

Posted By admin On September 18, 2011 @ 5:56 am In Featured Stories,Tile | Comments Disabled

LA Times [1]
Sept 18, 2011

This weekend, the California Republican Party had its 2011 Fall Convention at the JW Marriott Hotel in downtown Los Angeles. One presidential candidate, Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann, spoke at a dinner on Friday night, and Saturday morning’s breakfast featured two more contenders: Michigan Rep. Thaddeus McCotter and Texas Rep. Ron Paul.

Paul’s fans were out in force both outside the hotel — awaiting his arrival — and inside the ticketed Lincoln Clubs Breakfast. He spoke last and was late, allowing McCotter to add a question-and-answer period to his prepared remarks.


After the two Texans, the percentages drop precipitously, with Bachmann only managing fourth despite her convention appearance.

Below find the results:

Congressman Ron Paul (374, 44.9%)

Governor Rick Perry (244, 29.3%)?

Mitt Romney (74, 8.8%)

Congresswoman Michele Bachmann (64, 7.7%)

Jon Huntsman (17, 2.0%)

Herman Cain (15, 1.8%)

Newt Gingrich (14, 1.7%)

Thad McCotter (7, 0.8%)

Rick Santorum (7, 0.8%)

Gary Johnson (2, 0.2%)

Fred Karger (1, 0.1%)

Write-ins (15, 1.8%)

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[1] LA Times: http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/washington/2011/09/ron-paul-rick-wins-perry-mitt-romney-california-straw-poll-bachmann-.html

[2] Ron Paul Wins RLC Straw Poll in a Landslide: http://www.prisonplanet.com/ron-paul-wins-rlc-straw-poll-in-a-landslide.html

[3] Ron Paul Wins Another Straw Poll: http://www.prisonplanet.com/ron-paul-wins-another-straw-poll.html

[4] Ron Paul Wins 2011 Values Voter Summit Straw Poll: http://www.prisonplanet.com/ron-paul-wins-2011-values-voter-summit-straw-poll.html

[5] Ron Paul wins both tallies at GOP straw poll in Iowa: http://www.prisonplanet.com/ron-paul-wins-both-tallies-at-gop-straw-poll-in-iowa.html

[6] Michele Bachmann wins, Ron Paul a close second at Iowa straw poll: http://www.prisonplanet.com/michele-bachmann-wins-ron-paul-a-close-second-at-iowa-straw-poll.html

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