Nevada Delegates! Here's An Excellent Article About Our Convention. The Rest Of You Will Love It, Too!Submitted by ausscyn on Tue, 05/01/2012 - 17:10
I was looking thru Google to see if anything had been written lately about Saturday, & found this. It will REALLY make you feel inspired. WONDERFUL article!
I hope that history is made again in Nevada, but that this time what will make headlines is our Ron Paul slate getting ELECTED, and motioning for Sine Die after having a triumphant convention!
[Policy Mic] Four years ago, Nevada State GOP insiders so disliked Ron Paul supporters that they actually walked out of the state convention and turned off the lights behind them. In a windowless assembly room with some 2,000 people in it, one might imagine the terror this might cause. In what had been an otherwise orderly meeting, this move took place when it became clear that Ron Paul would sweep the Nevada delegation to the Republican National Convention. A bunch of Mr. Smith Goes to Washington types, inspired by Ron Paul, got involved in their party to effect change, and the party insiders didn’t like having these idealists around.
This year looks a little different. Ron Paul’s supporters have assumed a significant portion of the Republican Party leadership and Ron Paul’s supporters seem like they will show up in droves as delegates to assure their candidate is the best represented in Nevada. At the Nevada Republican Convention this year, 25 of the 28 Nevada delegates will be decided.
A showdown is ahead at the convention in the western corner of Nevada in the town of Sparks, where on Friday and Saturday, Ron Paul supporters will culminate their takeover of the Nevada GOP at all levels after being so brazenly rebuffed in 2008.
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