A Report From IdahoSubmitted by removed-by-requ... on Thu, 03/08/2012 - 01:18
Report From Idaho
Posted on March 7, 2012 by Lew Rockwell
Writes a friend:
I'm writing in disappointment after a long night at the local caucus. However, it might interest you to know about it.
I was in Coeur d'Alene, the county seat of Kootenai County, Idaho. There were several caucus locations, and I was at the 2nd largest location, the CDA Resort.
I was amazed by the number of Paul supporters. Pretty much everyone who was passionate about their candidate was supporting RP or Santorum. Very few Romney or Gingrich supporters at all. There were lots of the young RP supporters we hear so much about, but also many, many grey military vets and even a traditional (Latin Mass) Catholic priest with RP stickers and signs. The RP representative got the most raucous applause after speaking, with Santorum's video earning polite applause, and Gingrich's campaign not even bothering to send a representative.
Anyway, when we got down to voting, I think all of the RP supporters were energized by the idea of making a difference. We stood in line, cast our votes, and after the first count a huge cheer went up as they announced RP winning.................
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