Poll: Who Should Be Ron Paul’s Running Mate in 2012?

If Ron Paul wins the Republican primaries and becomes the GOP nominee, who should he choose as his running mate for Vice-President in the 2012 general election?

If Ron Paul wins the Republican primary, who should be his running mate? (choose up to 7 options)

  • Andrew Napolitano (30%, 2,559 Votes)
  • Rand Paul (29%, 2,463 Votes)
  • Jesse Ventura (28%, 2,356 Votes)
  • Gary Johnson (21%, 1,744 Votes)
  • Dennis Kucinich (16%, 1,342 Votes)
  • Jon Huntsman (13%, 1,122 Votes)
  • Peter Schiff (12%, 1,046 Votes)
  • Colin Powell (10%, 821 Votes)
  • Chris Christie (6%, 499 Votes)
  • Mike Huckabee (6%, 485 Votes)
  • Pat Buchanan (5%, 435 Votes)
  • Tom Woods (5%, 389 Votes)
  • Lew Rockwell (5%, 383 Votes)
  • Sarah Palin (4%, 376 Votes)
  • Mitt Romney (4%, 347 Votes)
  • Lou Dobbs (4%, 340 Votes)
  • Rick Santorum (4%, 337 Votes)
  • Jim DeMint (4%, 333 Votes)
  • Wesley Clark (4%, 328 Votes)
  • Chuck Baldwin (4%, 312 Votes)
  • Walter Williams (3%, 291 Votes)
  • Herman Cain (3%, 267 Votes)
  • Michele Bachmann (3%, 241 Votes)
  • Donald Trump (3%, 235 Votes)
  • Jim Rogers (3%, 231 Votes)
  • Justin Amash (2%, 156 Votes)
  • Rick Perry (2%, 154 Votes)
  • Newt Gingrich (2%, 147 Votes)
  • Tim Pawlenty (1%, 111 Votes)
  • Mike Lee (1%, 109 Votes)
  • Tom Coburn (1%, 102 Votes)
  • Luis Fortuño (1%, 42 Votes)

Total Voters: 8,391

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  • Wayne Schonmeier

    Judge Andrew P. Napolitano

  • Da Dab

    JIM DEMINT or DENNIS KUCINICH

  • Pete Mackin

    Had the nation voted for Sen. Goldwater, Vietnam would have ended a decade sooner. We need to remind America of that.

  • Pete Mackin

    Barry Goldwater Jr.

  • Larry Trainor

    Jesse Ventura, Hank williams Jr. , or Alex Jones would all be a good choice. I would settle for Rand too.

  • Scott Wise

    The man is pretty spot on with his views, all accept for the Gun control policy, but we can work with him on that one.

  • Chris Seitz

    Huntsman secretary of state.

  • Chris Seitz

    Colin Powell.

  • Shane Hills

    Judge Nap!

  • Scott Wise

    Looks like we need to raise the awareness level of the Kucinich running mate option. Not many people now about this amazing man. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dennis_Kucinich

  • Robb Sansonetti

    Colin Powell

  • Matt Wahl

    Hank Williams jr.

  • Jim Rank

    Gary Johnson

  • Vleirmuisen
  • KennethWayne

    I agree that Kucinich would be a great choice. Of course, Judge Napolitano would be fine. BTW, one person who should be on the list is Ralph Nader. Peace and Paul in 2012!

  • ProudTEX

    I haven’t read about all the others on the list but Dennis Kucinich has almost the same view as Ron Paul. I really don’t care if he is Democrat. Jesse Ventura would be good for Ron Paul Security but I am not too convince about his smart. Rand Paul would be the last person Ron Paul would chose because of Family relation.

  • Forgivenbadboy

    I agree, Ralph Nader at least for sure…..

  • firesoforion

    Please add Thaddeus McCotter as another option, he’s so much better than almost all of those. He’s articulate, intelligent and extremely principled, and he can bring in votes a lot of the others can’t. If he announced that he would have a McCotter running mate in the next couple days, I bet he could win the primary and the election. Otherwise Thomas Sowell would be amazing.

  • Forgivenbadboy

    Ralph Nader~would Balance him on a few minor progressive issues(Yet they agree on a Lot)

    Pat Buchanan would be OK

    his son Rand would be OK

    Judge Nepolean might be Great !

    Me~ Really REALLY Good !!!! 😉 (better than Adam Kokesh) whom I dunno, might be OK

    His buddy whos a democrat, not bad, Kucinich 

    Geraldo Calente might be fun

  • Forgivenbadboy

    Ralph Nader~would Balance him on a few minor progressive issues(Yet they agree on a Lot)

    Pat Buchanan would be OK

    his son Rand would be OK

    Judge Nepolean might be Great !

    Me~ Really REALLY Good !!!! 😉 (better than Adam Kokesh) whom I dunno, might be OK

    His buddy whos a democrat, not bad, Kucinich 

    Geraldo Calente might be fun