Ron Paul Wins California Straw Poll with 44.9%

Ron Paul’s speech: Part 1 and Part 2
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The California Republican Party’s 2011 Straw Poll was held today between 9:00AM – 5:00PM, where CRP members, associate members, and registered guests were allowed to choose their favorite from among the 11 official Republican presidential candidates.

A full breakdown of the results is copied below. A total of 833 ballots were cast during the 2011 Straw Poll which included a write-in opportunity for the first time.

2011 Straw Poll Full Results (Votes, %)

  1. Ron Paul (374, 44.9%)
  2. Rick Perry (244, 29.3%)
  3. Mitt Romney (74, 8.8%)
  4. Michele Bachmann (64, 7.7%)
  5. Jon Huntsman (17, 2.0%)
  6. Herman Cain (15, 1.8%)
  7. Newt Gingrich (14, 1.7%)
  8. Thad McCotter (7, 0.8%)
  9. Rick Santorum (7, 0.8%)
  10. Gary Johnson (2, 0.2%)
  11. Fred Karger (1, 0.1%)
  12. Write-ins (15, 1.8%)
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  • 206Dawgs

    Ron Paul is the popular frontrunner. Parry and Romney are the media frontrunners. i cant wait for November 2012.

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  • 206Dawgs

    Ron Paul is the popular frontrunner. Parry and Romney are the media frontrunners. i cant wait for November 2012.

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  • Infowarriorification

    It’s great hearing all these people cheer “end the fed”. Why aren’t there enthusiasitc supporters for the other candidates, chanting the policies that they support? Because they’re inconsistent on every issue, doing whatever the corporations want. RON PAUL 2012!

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  • Infowarriorification

    It’s great hearing all these people cheer “end the fed”. Why aren’t there enthusiasitc supporters for the other candidates, chanting the policies that they support? Because they’re inconsistent on every issue, doing whatever the corporations want. RON PAUL 2012!

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  • PEACE19611

    Now thats exciting !!!

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  • PEACE19611

    Now thats exciting !!!

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  • nuggz503

    what no protesters? just jubilant supporters? pretty rare for a politician

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  • Noodles8ify

    In the end people are suckers for the truth…

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  • darcybaltzer91

    Ron Paul! 2012

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  • Trimbler00

    I don’t think a presidential candidate has EVER had such fervent support. EVER

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  • wingnut4427

    I don’t think there is a single person in the crowd that wouldn’t jump in front of a Bullet for this man ! ^_^ How many other candidates could be so comfortable ? :)

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  • TruthIndeed

    Take a minute to watch my HD video of Ron Paul & his enthusiastic supporters from the CA Straw Poll!

    I hope it inspires some of you! Thumbs up this comment so others can see!

    watch?v=9ExAhh25Gy4

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  • wingnut4427

    but .. but.. but.. He can’t win ! ( Sarcasm ) Thank God for the internet ! Otherwise We would never see this kind of footage. Not on the box of lies ! Hey Fox ! Why aren’t You showing this ?? Damn liars !

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  • whatupwiththatdog

    I’ve got the shivers! Go Ron go,

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  • BenjiREC

    END THE FED! END THE FED! END THE FED! END THE FED!
    END THE FED! END THE FED! END THE FED! END THE FED!
    END THE FED! END THE FED! END THE FED! END THE FED!

    Awesome.

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  • Star11Seed

    This man deserves to be the President !.

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  • DrToker

    Just registered as a Republican for the first time in years. And honestly I couldn’t be more proud.

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  • godscreat0r

    Change The World =D

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  • DocJerky

    Amazing! Guys, if my fellow Californians can wake up, then so can everybody else. We are on our way to getting Ron Paul in the White House!

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