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Paul Not Given Role at Republican Convention

Examiner: In a political move that defies logic, CNN is reporting that presidential challenger Ron Paul has not been asked to speak at the Republican National Convention in Tampa. Instead, the Romney team has invited Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez and South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley. Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee, Ohio Governor John Kasich, Arizona Senator John McCain and Florida Governor Rick Scott will also have prime time speaking roles.

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yes, he is another radical

yes, he is another radical extremist who spreads the message of hate to further his career.

His polarizing speech gives fuel to the democrats and helps to typecast all republicans and racist bigots.

You know why they dicked around

They dicked around because they know what happened to McCain. Paul had his convention down the street, and it had more people than Romney. Romney did not want this to happen, so they strung along Ron Paul til the last days.

I have had too many knee-jerk

I have had too many knee-jerk reactions in the past, where the facts eventually proved me wrong, so I will wait until all the facts are in before reacting to this article. If the Romney campaign snubs Ron Paul at the Convention then I hope all of the Paul supporters will snub him at the ballot box, any thing less is treason in my book. I plan to snub Romney regardless, so there you go.



I Won't Vote For Romney Unless

Somehow Ron Paul was on the ticket. Although there have been numerous instances of Election Fraud and Rigging by the Romney supporters and campaign, if Ron Paul and Mitt Romney are both nominated, and if both accept to be on the ticket together, this would mean that they both would have somehow worked out their differences.

Although I am very angry at the Romney "crime syndicate" as expressed by Richard Gilbert L4RP, I would be willing to bury the hatchet if they both vowed to work together as one ticket. Many people still have many questions about all of the inner workings involved in this election. I'm sure there are allot of things many of us don't know. If Dr. Paul decides to accept working with Romney, I will accept and vote for the ticket since I vowed to vote for Dr. Paul. So if I have to vote for Romney as well because they are both on the same ticket, then so be it, but that's the only way Romney would ever get my vote.

-LibertyG ... 2 Corinthians 2:16-17 "To some we are a scent of death leading to death, but to others, a scent of life leading to life. And who is competent for this? For we are not like the many who make a trade(for profit) but as those with sincerity...

The GOP has won

in their usual dishonest, cheating - lying ways but they have done what they out right said they would do and that is not let Ron Paul have any delegates or be nominated or even speak at the convention.

I will still wait til August 26 or whatever to start telling people vote third party. But I am now geared up more than ever. Vote Third Party. Or don't vote at all.

To anyone who thinks you are going to turn the GOP around ala Rand Paul etc... good luck. Perhaps if they all become interventionists and take lobyist money ..... you can have your Republicans and Democrats.

Dr. Stein - Green Party
Gary Johnson - Libertarian Party

find a non-interventionist .... or even one that is 75% one. They are not and will never be found in the 2 party system. Ron Paul tried and he is and always will be the best. I repeat the best. There will never be another Ron Paul - I am so glad I got to meet him get and photo with him and support and campaign for him. I will never do this for any other politician. Ron Paul was and is still the real deal. Shame on the GOP.

vote rb from the floor in tampa and there are

afraid of rp. so closer we come,so harder the fight.

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The whole concept of the

The whole concept of the Tampa convention is that the people vote for who they want to be the nominee. Therefore, Romney is NOT the nominee yet and should not get to choose which of his opponents can come the event!!
So we have an election (where supposedly "the people" get to choose who they want for president)with major in your face election fraud. Then at the delegate convention they don't follow the rules, well according to the GOP because they want to preserve "the peoples" choice in the popular vote which they know they cheated us, "the people" in. And now the entire Tampa convention is chosen only by Romney?? Who the GOP had to cheat to get him to win because the KNOW THE PEOPLE dont' want him.
What are we going to do about it? What can we do about this? This is getting crazy, they don't even hide the fact that they are lying and cheating anymore, they know they don't have to!
Also, I believe the Lawyers for Ron Paul court date is today.....can someone at the Daily Paul look into this and give an update?

Dear GOP

So you want to polarize the party and alientate over 30% of the party vote and lose most all of the Libertarian, Independent, Tea Party, and much less Democrats that would support Dr. Paul and cinch the victory? Let me know how that works out for you.

The current system of fail will fall either way and we can no longer not vote our conscience and settle for the lesser of two evils. Wake up and do what is right or be wrong and suffer the consequences. You still have time, the fat lady hasnt sang yet and your tune can change.

Let it not be said that there werent enough voices warning and telling you so!!+1

Vive Libertad - Manet Mansuraque Est.

Vive Libertad - Manet Mansuraque Est.

Are You Sure That This is Accurate?

Why the shocking reactions?

It should not be a shock to anyone that Ron Paul might not be given a speaking slot. Nor does it matter unless it has to do with accepting the nomination.

However this "report" is probably only a trial balloon at the rumor stage. You could have reported that Romney was not given a role because his name was not mentioned.

So, you can wait for the official message which gives the OFFICIAL list or you can assume that Ron Paul will not speak anyway.

Either way, it does not change the fact that we must ignore these nonsense reports and continue to try to appeal to the possible good nature of the delegates.

Gene Louis
Supporting a Needed Tool for Government Feedback:
A Citizen-Operated Legal System.



They tried to bury us, they didn't know we were seeds. -mexican proverb

are you people eating retard sandwiches?

He is not a speaker because his name has been entered for the nomination.

They tried to bury us, they didn't know we were seeds. -mexican proverb

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If Wars Can Be Started by Lies, They Can Be Stopped By Truth.



Hey , I'm retarded and I take offense to that

Ive been retarded my whole life

For Freedom!
The World is my country, all mankind is my brethren, to do good is my religion.

Neither have any of the other speakers

I will refrain from calling you the retard, but I kinda hope someone else does.

Maybe I am retarded...

but that never crossed my mind.

So are you saying that nominees do not speak at the convention?

Please excuse my ignorance on the matter.

I am saying

Romney's name was not listed as a speaker either... because he is being considered for the nomination. Since when does a primary candidate need to be invited as speaker to be voted on as the nominee? We are seeking the nomination not some damned speaking spot along side some neo con wind bag. This is just more misinformation.

..and you are right you are not retarded.

They tried to bury us, they didn't know we were seeds. -mexican proverb

we should just coordinate a huge BOOO

to drown out the whole thing. All the delegates inside and tens of thousands of people outside. Just boo the entire damn thing. Boo so loud and for so long they can't continue. We have to be really loud because it looks like the powers that be are going to block off the whole peninsula the convention sits on. They are going to do everything they can to keep us from being seen or noticed. I live in Tampa, the local statists have been showing off their tanks and foreign troops they plan to use.

Historically I'd say...

BAD IDEA, but now, well who gives a SHIT! BOO YOUR BRAINS OUT! After the election we're going to be either A: blamed for a Romney loss, or B: considered so irrelevant that Romney was able to win without us. Sorry Ron, we tried to play nice, but enough is enough! My pops always told me that patience is good, but if you don't eventually put your foot down then you will NEVER be respected and you will be walked on forever. WE NEED TO ABANDON THE GOP and watch them slowly die on their own. WE NEED TO STOP wasting our time trying to get love and respect from the the GOP. We're like needy children trying to get the affection from our abusive drunk asshole father who despises the fact we were ever born. Get it yet? They want the party for them, so let them have it. I think trying to infiltrate the old guard was a noble venture, but it's proven relatively fruitless. No, in my opinion we start a NEW PARTY for the future, and watch the dinosaur OLD PARTIES of the past slowly die out. They may not love us, but by god they will RESPECT US! As an homage, we can call it the rEVOLution Party.

Gov't For the Party, Of the Party, By the Party

To Hell with the Republican Party. They are nothing more than ~1/2 of an EVIL government masquerading as the United States of America.

The D's and R's will NEVER allow 'their' subjects to peacefully restore the Constitution or the Rule of Law.

It will make little difference whether Romney or Obama wins. Central Planning = Central Authority = Central Ownership! Both are Central Planners representing 2 halves of a Cartel that owns America's political and economic markets.

No competition is allowed.

I'm done with the GOP. If someone runs as a Republican, they will no longer get my vote. The Rule of Law abhors political parties and the Libertarians are the only viable options.

Gary Johnson 2012!

Gee Shocking

Never saw this coming... since 2008. F*ck the GOP murderers.

No Ron Paul, No Unity......

You know what to do... Write in Ron Paul or Vote Gary Johnson

Ron Paul, the Thomas Jefferson in 21st century

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A blast from the very recent past. Wow, have times changed!

GOP makes room for Rep. Ron Paul at Tampa convention
By Jackie Kucinich [daughter of Dennis]- 7/22/2012 11:24 PM

The Paul campaign and the Republican National Committee (RNC) have been working closely over the past few months to work out logistics in order to include the Texas congressman and his supporters in the August convention in Tampa.

"They've just treated us like a friend and like a coalition," said Jesse Benton, a spokesman for the Paul campaign. "They have been honest brokers in working with us and treated us with respect."

If this is true Dr. Paul will

If this is true Dr. Paul will have to run on a third party ticket, yes?

So what are we going to do about it?

Piss and moan on the Daily Paul?

What's next?

For Freedom!
The World is my country, all mankind is my brethren, to do good is my religion.

If you're not offended by a few F-Bombs

This is pretty funny

"Ron Paul Supporter Reacts To Ron Paul Getting Snubbed By The RNC"


Why is Romney in Charge?

He hasn't been nominated. More MSM lies. What else is new?


Just thought of something.

Just thought of something. MAYBE THEY ARE HOPING PAUL DELEGATES WON'T SHOW BECAUSE THEY DON'T WANT TO HEAR A PLETHORA OF NEOCON SPEAKERS. A hunch maybe? I hope you all go and have a great time!! I know I'll enjoy it when you stand up for freedom! :)

So where

So where are all the outspoken critics like Southern Avenger on this ? The ones that said that swinging on the establishment's pole was the only way? a little hint hint..You're not swinging anymore, now your sitting on it.. This gets more and more pathetic by the day...act respectful now, you wouldn't want to offend the anointed one ....

"If ever time should come, when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in Government, our country will stand in need of its experienced patriots to prevent its ruin."
Samuel Adams