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Benton: ‘Dr. Paul will not seek to be nominated from the floor.’

[ Tampa Bay Online: ] - Ron Paul has announced he'll seek a positive, non-confrontational stance from his campaign during the convention, and even will snub some gatherings planned by supporters because his campaign isn't controlling them.

Paul campaign chairman Jesse Benton wouldn't discuss negotiations between the two camps or the timing of [Rand] Paul's speech, but said, "We have been told that it will be a very prominent time." Benton said by email that Ron Paul is not expected to speak, but that Romney representatives "are working with us (on) other ways to recognize and honor Ron at the convention.

"Dr. Paul will not seek to be nominated from the floor," he added.

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I voted for Baldwin

I voted for Baldwin in 2008.
Rand Paul will not become president.
Rand can only offer us intelligence he has been compromised.
I believe in my heart Rand is on our side but he has no choice but to become establishment.
They will never give Rand the time of day.
If u ask Rand Paul any kind of questions that the establishment doesn't want him answering then the heavy hand comes down on u to shut u up.
People have been tortured to death in order to tell us the truth.
News reporters, congressman, wifes , and children.
The chance of the Paul family being under military house arrest is pretty high.
I wouldn't be supprised that they stormed into Ron Paul's house and put a gun to his head and told him that his son Rand Paul will be tortured to death if he didn't just go away is pretty pretty high.
Rand Paul has already been privy to info and if he peeps a single word he will be locked away in gitmo or charged with BS crimes to shut his mouth.
That's why they come after reporters if they ask about him about bilderburgs.
It is a fact in America reporters have been tortured to death because of what why have said on air.

I'm so relieved now. I will be supporting Chuck Baldwin

Chuck Baldwin is my man now. Benton has ruined it for me. Ron Paul has deferred to Benton to tell him what to do.

Well I guess that was to be expected. I never felt comfortable with the campaign since Kent Snyder passed away.

I am so devastated!

Is Baldwin the candidate of a

Is Baldwin the candidate of a third party? If so, which?

Baldwin was the Constitution

Baldwin was the Constitution Party nominee for POTUS in 2008. Dr. Paul endorsed him for President in 2008.


No he is not! I was just being fascicious...

I supporting him last time..

Rand Paul has divided the liberty movement with his endorsement of the Romulan..

This does not bode well for the future.

Rand Paul choses to play politics while his father, Ron Paul does not compromise on constitutional matters..

I will not vote for anyone this time around. The Paul campaign has been infiltrated by establishment hacks and thus the liberty movement has slowed to a crawl as a result. You cannot attain liberty in a country when there is a divide among the people..


From what I read in this article,it looks to me like Dr Paul has made a deal to further his sons career.I certainly hope that is not the case.But if that is the case,than that makes Dr Paul no different than the corrupt pricks we are trying to get out of our capitol.Why,Dr Paul,would you not seek to get nominated from the floor?We could turn this whole corrupt system upside down & dump the crooks out.But if you are giving up on this fight,you are giving up on this country.I seriously have doubts that the US will be able to hold out till 2016 for another election.And in that time,Romney will destroy what is left of the US(which obama has seen to it there isn't much left)

The Truth is Rand Has Made A Move To Further His Own Career

Ron Paul may know Rands ambitions, but choses to let Rand be his own person. He would never tell Rand, you or I what to do..

Rand has been acting on his own..

Nonsense. Rand made a stellar chess move, alright...

He infiltrated the establishment.

He now has more power in his pen than any of us...and its obvious!

He's protecting his own life, getting inside & exposing the whole entire scam and yes it required a career.

You can NEVER compromise with evil.

Your raison d'etre has to always be FOR THE RIGHT in order to accomplish anything good.

Rand has gone over and will never be an important force. Nobody trusts him. Not us. Not them.

"Truth is an absolute defense to the charge of paranoia."

News Flash: There's nothing

News Flash: There's nothing Obama, Romney, Bernanke or Ron Paul can do to "save" the US from collapse. Socialist Society does not stop its self and turn around, it's irreversible. It collapses, either by someone trying to turn it around, or of its own weight. Its only from its own ruble that it can become something else.

"Ehhh, What's ups Doc?" B.Bunny "Scwewy Wabbit!"E. Fudd
People's Awareness Coalition: Deprogramming Sequence

Sadly I must agree

Grown men don't let little creeps like JESSE BENTON (who cozies up with Neocons like Trigby Olsen) speak for them...

Ron Paul has always told us the movement is bigger than ONE MAN, yet he appears to be "deferring to a few ONE MEN....Rand Paul, Jesse Benton and God Forbid his supposed buddy that he shares what we thought hardly any principles with MITT ROMNEY....

Uh, Ron didn't you tell WE THE PEOPLE, that it is MORE IMPORTANT to vote PRINCIPLE over PARTY?????


Calling Dr. Paul NOT A Grown Man

...speaks volumes about you Mr. Two Month bash Jesse and Ron Paul. I do not know where they find you people. Sick post.

See how they ALL supposedly "honor" Ron Paul in one statement and then rip him up in another. Grown men with any integrity do not post like you just did. So I assume you are not. Learn to communicate something that isn't on your cheat sheet.

This is what they have been instructed to do. Yeah...call all your little crickets to come out and chirp with you. Does this really make you proud of yourself...big grown man?

You are just unconscious. Forget it. Forget you. LOL


JESSE BENTON is a Traitor to the Ron Paul Movement

Ron Paul needs to be a MAN and speak for himself instead of allowing TRIGBY OLSEN's little Neocon lapdog do the speaking for him. Is Ron Paul that much of a coward where he can't even talk to his supporters directly as opposed to using JESSIE BOY?

I don't think it's because

I don't think it's because Ron Paul is a coward, I think it's because Ron Paul is a good for nothing FRAUD, and every day he allows these traitorous dirt bags to speak on his behalf proves I'm correct in my opinion.

I feel bad for Ron Paul

Some of this anger and vitriol is embarrassing.

Oh my...

I just had to upvote you... ; )

I think this is the first time ever, that I have not seen you in the red.

Thank you!


Thank You Shazad

....you've been here long enough to see the Ron Paul Republicans leave in disgust except for a few of us. Fortunately, those who found the DP changed and not worth the visit didn't all jump ship. They are still around somewhere and will be backing like-minded people within the Republican Party who are in Congress or running for office.

How many truly extraordinary people have been rebuked most of their lives and not appreciated until they are gone. I don't want Dr. Ron Paul to fall into that category and pray that he will not.

I read all of your posts and, therefore, know that your comment was honest and sincere. You are a good man. Thank you for making that comment.

(err...guess I got a little angry too...lol. The bashing Justin Amash and Ron Paul today got to me.)


Sadly I must agree

Grown men don't let little creeps like JESSE BENTON (who cozies up with Neocons like Trigby Olsen) speak for them...

Ron Paul has always told us the movement is bigger than ONE MAN, yet he appears to be "deferring to a few ONE MEN....Rand Paul, Jesse Benton and God Forbid is supposed buddy that he shares what we thought hardly any principles with MITT ROMNEY....

Uh, Ron didn't you tell WE THE PEOPLE, that it is MORE IMPORTANT to vote PRINCIPLE over PARTY?????


Benton = NBC @ Olympics.... STFU!

I just wish they'd shut up, and let the game play itself out... in both cases.

It's 1, 2, 3, What are we fighting for? Paul was nominated!

[Printer-That-Be-Censor arrives at news control room for Saturday morning duty.]

Printer-That-Be-Censor: Good morning crew. Let me look at my schedule. Hmmm... Easy day. I'll be monitoring Mr R's speech aboard the USS Wisconsin. Coffee ☑ Cash dispenser ☑ News feeds ☑ Sports Illustrated Olympic Final edition ☑.

"Join me in introducing the next President of the United States!.... Paul...." August 11, 2012.

Printer-That-Be-Censor: Cut! Cut! Cut! The automatic censor should have cut all references to President Paul! ... What the [explicative deleted] happened? How could "President Paul" get past the automatic censor?!!!

Oh my [explicatives deleted]! ... Something went terribly wrong... [Slump in chair. Express grief w/ ashen face] I've got to test the automatic censor. Get me the Country Joe McDonald clip from Woodstock. Woodstock Fish Cheer 1, 2, 3... What are we fighting for? !!! - Country Joe McDonald, 1969.

What Are [Paul’s] Chances [the Odds] of Becoming President? By NATE SILVER. NY Times prints Mr R's nomination of [Paul] in his own words: http://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/13/what-are...

On Saturday when introducing his new running mate, Mr R initially referred to Paul... as the “next president of the United States.”

Mr R quickly apologized for [his] slip-up, saying that he hoped that [Dr Paul] ... would become the next vice president instead. (Apparently, the stress of a vice presidential rollout can take its toll ...; [Mr O] made a similar slip when introducing Joe Biden four years ago.)

Of course, it’s not literally impossible that [Dr Paul] could turn out to be the 45th American president precisely (Mr O is the 44th). It just couldn’t be through a sequence of events that Mr. R would be rooting for. Either the Republican ticket would have to win this year’s election — but with [Dr Paul], not Mr R, at the top of the ticket. Or, the more likely case: Mr O would need to win the election and serve out his remaining four years, and [Dr Paul] would have to run for and win the presidency in 2016.

What, exactly, are the odds of one of these scenarios transpiring? In the chart that follows... 27 winning vice presidents [listed] by the margin by which their ticket won the popular vote. ... Documented whether they sought the presidency in some subsequent election, whether they won a party nomination, and whether they were actually elected to the Oval Office.

Disclaimer: Mark Twain (1835-1910-To be continued) is unlicensed. His river pilot's license went delinquent in 1862. Caution advised. Daily Paul

Judas Benton never fails to disappoint.

There is no doubt the campaign was infiltrated, compromised and sabotaged from the top.

The top being Ron Paul

The top being Ron Paul himself since he continues to allow this BS. Ron Paul is just as GUILTY as the rest of these traitors who work for him.

Jesse Benton: Working hard to

Jesse Benton: Working hard to censure Ron Paul's message.

And who allows Jesse Benton

And who allows Jesse Benton to do this. That would be Ron Paul who is the GUILTY party.


the word on the street is Ron Pauls weakness is nepotism. Nobody's perfect.

"I am an imperfect messanger, but the message is perfect"
-Ron Paul

Ron Paul is a wise man.


Bumped for Real

I am a delegate, and I will be in Tampa, and I will make my voice heard. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jFKZqbGRuxs

Veritas, Veritas!!

Jesse Benton says that you are not to "MAKE WAVES!"

You have received your orders from de field marshall Jesse Von Stupid.....Carry them out to the tee..



2 Words: "Delegate Nullification!" Hammer down Patriots. Whoot!!

Dr Stan Monteith : INFILTRATORS inside the Ron Paul campaign

I do not question the integrity of congressmen Ron Paul. I do not question his patriotism or his character. But I do question the people around him and how they are insulating him from his support base. If I were Ron Paul and a few really trusted people without an agenda to undermine the campaign. There needs to be a shake up in the campaign to weed out the hacks and operatives who have infiltrated the leadership positions.

The campaign has not been running TV and radio ads even though they had the funds to pay for these ads. He is getting bad advice from the wrong people who are there to mislead the Texas congressmen. It is time to expose the traitors inside the campaign sent by the republican party and possibly Carl Rove to undermine any chances of Ron Paul getting any victory. These are the people who are holding back the campaign. Thank God the Grassroots are not following orders from headquarters. They are grabbing the bull by the horns making an impact in the state convention prior to the gathering in August.

1- Blackwater agents posing as media. Does this mean these people might be hired assassins.

2. Israel firster Attorney Bruce Fien is close to Ron Paul now as legal advisor.

3. Indictators point to Jesse Benton working for the Coke Brothers or a mole sent from the RNC?

4. Shortly prior to the Iowa Caucus in 2012. Doug Weed was on national Television say we need volunteers to watch the polls in Iowa being election observers. There was another letter released from Ron Paul’s Facebook page saying “The Ron Paul campaign tell people to stay away from Iowa that it is all taken care of.”

5. There is no challenges to election fraud in Maine, Nevada and South Carolina when the fraud was obvious.

6. There was no legal challenges from the Paul Campaign when the Iowa RNC counted the ballots in secret instead out in public view.

7. If there were TV ads, they were very weak. No campaign ads talking about abolishing the TSA and nullifying the NDAA. Real issues that resonated with the American people.

8. Dr Stan Monteith confirmed there are INFILTRATORS inside the Ron Paul campaign with a mission to naturalize the liberty movement to preserve the status quo.

9. A Former Ron Paul campaign staffer confirmed that the Campaign has been infiltrated with neo cons.

10. I was listening to Jim Condit Jr on the Jeff Rense show in a rebroadcast show(7_04-2012) talk about a talk radio station in Ohio wanting to get Ron Paul on the air for an interview. The Ron Paul campaign never returned their calls to arrange Ron Paul to come on for an interview.

Ron Paul is a threat to the establishment, the power structure wants to make sure the Ron Paul does not win. I just think the powers that be have overplayed their hand. Anything is possible. I have not written Ron Paul off just yet. I do not know what he has up his sleeve. With delegates being acquired from state to state. Anything is possible.

I just hope Ron Paul deals with the saboteurs inside the campaign. He can no longer be a gentleman or a nice guy. The other side exploits that as a weakness they can take advantage of. Until the campaign starts vetting the people to work the campaign are screened and checked out. There will always be trouble with no sign of victory in sight and freedom will be lost forever.


I question the integrity of

I question the integrity of Congressman Ron Paul, because I don't see any integrity in the things Ron Paul has done the past few months, all I see is a fraud who used his 30 year political record to sell out the Revolution for his own personal gains.