3 votes

Ron Paul refuses to speak at RNC to avoid endorsing Romney

Since Paul finished second to Romney in the New Hampshire primary, he is not able to address the convention. But the Romney campaign offered him an opportunity to give a speech – as long as it was approved by Romney’s staff and endorses the Republican nominee for president.

Paul rejected the offer on the basis that it wouldn’t align with his beliefs.

“It wouldn’t be my speech,” he said in an interview with the New York Times. “That would undo everything I’ve done in the last 30 years. I don’t fully endorse him for president.”

Read more: http://rt.com/usa/news/ron-paul-romney-rnc-671/

Trending on the Web

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.

Being placed into nomination

Being placed into nomination is a different story.

No one can stop him from speaking his mind then