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Controversy Erupts on Republican Convention Floor in Tampa Over Seating Ron Paul Delegates

Ron Paul, member of the United States House of...

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Controversy over seating Ron Paul delegates:  “Controversy erupted on the convention floor when a dispute broke out over whether to seat the delegates of presidential candidate Rep. Ron Paul of Texas. Part of Maine’s delegation stormed off the floor in protest of a decision to strip away half of Paul’s delegates. Supportive members of other delegations rose to their feet and hollered their objections, angered by new rules that they say they will make it harder for grassroots candidates to stand a chance in future elections.” — Democracy Now

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