Ron Paul Third in Maryland Straw Poll with 16.8% of the Vote

The Maryland Republican Party announced the results of its 2011 Presidential Straw Poll conducted at the Maryland State Fair in Timonium. Fair attendees cast nearly 900 votes. Poll results are as follows:

  1. Rick Perry – 25.8%
  2. Mitt Romney – 21.2%
  3. Ron Paul – 16.8%
  4. Michele Bachmann – 12.5%
  5. Sarah Palin – 7.2%
  6. Herman Cain – 5.0%
  7. Other/Write-Ins – 4.4%
  8. Newt Gingrich – 2.3%
  9. Jon Huntsman – 2.2%
  10. Rick Santorum – 1.4%
  11. Buddy Roemer – 0.5%
  12. Gary Johnson – 0.3%
  13. Thaddeus McCotter – 0.3%

“I would like to thank everyone who participated in the 2011 Straw Poll and thank all of the activists and candidates who gave their time to work at MDGOP’s booth during the fair,” said MDGOP Chairman Alex Mooney. “From the attendees, we heard a strong desire to turn our nation and state around and a commitment to make Maryland a two-party state. The Maryland Republican Party is committed to giving individuals, families, and businesses a stronger voice in Annapolis and Washington, D.C.”

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    I would rather lose seeking the truth than to win believing a lie. With that said, the main stream media needs to realize you can only cover a lie with a lie. Truth cannot cover a lie but only expose it. Consider this the year of your exposure.

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  • Steve

    MD has been blue for so long, even the Republicans don’t know what a Constitution-based conservative is. Romney? Perry? Gimme a break!!

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  • Anonymous

    Many of us in MD need to change our party in MD to republican so that we can vote. Many libertarians, independents and even some democrats must register as a republican in Maryland to vote in the primary as a republican. I just sent my change in from libertarian to republican (temporarily) and so are/have many of my family members, so it is likely that the real voting numbers could be even better.

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    Ron also came within three votes of beating out Herman Cain in a Georgia Straw poll. If he’s dominating in all these straw polls, that means the popular vote is his. This emphasizes the mainstream media’s shameless propaganda. The people will not be ignored!

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  • John Fowler

    Even if the results are accurate, its not a bad showing at all in a state where Ron Paul has not historically done that well (4th place in ’08). So they cannot say that this is a state that is more receptive to someone radical or has a lot of “Paulites” or whatever. This proves that Ron Paul is every bit the frontrunner we have been hoping. Bachmann is finished, and the Palin hold-outs will come to RP, I believe. This is the year for Ron Paul!!!

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  • PeoplePower

    Oh no they didn’t, Ron Paul won the straw poll folks mainstream results are always bs.

    Go Ron Paul :-)

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