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Some presidential electors defecting to RP

Now, this could be a major turn of events if more electors would choose not to nominate Romney.

At least three Republican electors say they may not support their party's presidential ticket when the Electoral College meets in December to formally elect the new president, escalating tensions within the GOP and adding a fresh layer of intrigue to the final weeks of the White House race.

The electors – all are supporters of former GOP presidential candidate Ron Paul – told The Associated Press they are exploring options should Mitt Romney win their states. They expressed frustration at how Republican leaders have worked to suppress Paul's conservative movement and his legion of loyal supporters.

"They've never given Ron Paul a fair shot, and I'm disgusted with that. I'd like to show them how disgusted I am," said Melinda Wadsley, an Iowa mother of three who was selected a Republican elector earlier this year. She said she believes Paul is the better choice and noted that the Electoral College was founded with the idea that electors wouldn't just mimic the popular vote.


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Some people here are afraid

Some people here are afraid this may create rifts.

Rifts are bound to happen when a major transformation is taking place within the party. We're just working out the kinks.

Some people here are afraid. Certainly.

Some people here are afraid. Certainly.

They are afraid of RON PAUL. A Worldwide Spirutual Awakening is underway, and NO-ONE CAN STOP THAT. Sorry.



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It has already begun in some very unlikely places

(and if your talking about a spiritual awakening, Check out what is happening in some of the most repressive regimes on the planet --Saudi Arabia and Iran...They are having dreams about the greatest Liberator who ever lived (and of course, still does!:)and seeking out people who can explain this.)

Liberty blooms, even under the most repressive regimes.

"Hence, naturally enough, my symbol for Hell is something like the bureaucracy of a police state or the office of a thoroughly nasty business concern." ~~C.S. Lewis
Love won! Deliverance from Tyranny is on the way! Col. 2:13-15

Oh god. Please don't start

Oh god. Please don't start with the elector strategy now. I never thought I would see Ron Paul supporters so in favor of disenfranchising voters in the recent election.

Only the Electors vote for President and Vice-President

thus it is impossible to "disenfranchise" the voters if they aren't even casting votes for those offices.



Didn't you know that?

That is why they are called RON PAUL SUPPORTERS.


If you didn't know, now you know.

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Yup, ONLY Ron Paul

Yup, ONLY Ron Paul

The world is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good things is my religion. Thomas Paine, Godfather of the American Revolution

You mean like Mitt and the

You mean like Mitt and the RNC did during the entire election so far? I say time is running out and we have an entire world to save.

I agree

I totally agree with you,unknown.I certainly hope a LOT of others realize it is that serious!!!

I will be praying day and night!


I will join you in prayer every night :) ♥

I will join you in prayer every night :) ♥

I prefer to meditate / pray at night in my patio looking at the stars because there are no distractions and is quiet.

A book I love is The Power Of Silence (Carlos Castaneda).

Whatever religion or even lack thereof, we can all unite Spirutually in prayer every night.

Love Is The Ultimate Power ♥


RON PAUL LOVE R[3]VOLUTION 2012 and Into The Future.

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I wll join you

Yes, love is stronger, stronger than death! (Song of songs)

"Hence, naturally enough, my symbol for Hell is something like the bureaucracy of a police state or the office of a thoroughly nasty business concern." ~~C.S. Lewis
Love won! Deliverance from Tyranny is on the way! Col. 2:13-15

Willard's campaign...

is the biggest disaster in the history of American politics. I'm pretty confident that there's never been a candidate who's said and done all the wrong things as consistently as Willard has, while pissing off their own party to the degree that Willard has. His campaign will go down in history as the ultimate example of what NOT to do when running for office.

I don't play, I commission the league.


Thankyou for pointing out what everyone should have recognized a long time ago.But you,this just goes to show you that money CAN buy the presidents office.Money is the only thing that has gotten Willard this far.Because he certainly does not have any debating skills or sense,for that matter.....



God Bless Them and Their Loved Ones!

God Bless Ron Paul!

God Bless The Ron Paul R[3]VOLUTION!

God Bless The United States Of America.

God Bless The World.

♥ Blessed Are The Peace Makers ♥


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What does this mean?

What does this mean? Anything?

It only means

the GOP has a bit of Karma in the wake of their sham convention. This isn't an effort to elect Ron, per se, only to make a display of disent toward the GOP, and (in some sense) the election process as a whole.

I'd like to shake up the

I'd like to shake up the system. It might be a good thing to do every once in a while.

Full Court press!

Time to head to the County GOP and question the process there. Think of them as complaint departments. ;-)

I know 3 State Senators and 1 State Rep. I often see them at County Meetings.

We have bases uncovered. There are 82 counties in Michigan alone.

Free includes debt-free!

So an Iowa "win" for Romney

So an Iowa "win" for Romney won't be a win at all. Ha!


We're going to WIN!!!

Terrible Idea...

Why try this now? It won't impact the election in any meaningful way. This can only serve to make things more difficult in the future.

Depends on how many have a

Depends on how many have a conscience. 270 votes needed to sit a president .. otherwise it hits congress. If there are what .. 50? 60? electorates out there from both sides willing to make a statement? Things could get ugly.

Actually, it would be interesting just to see the process.


you guys need to work on that somewhere where the GOP doesn't frequent. Duh. lol


A couple more stirs the whole soup r3volves.

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Oops, I shouldn't have said that.

By opening their mouths and exposing their discontent with the Republican ticket these Electors have placed themselves in jeopardy of being removed. The electors are chosen by the state legislatures. If there is a way to do it in the Republican controlled houses, it will be done.

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I did,not know we were taking

I did,not know we were taking up electoral spots also...

What does this mean?


They are either voting monkeys or individuals willing to dissent.

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Loose lips

sink ships. I can see now why people got so mad about exposing the delegate strategy at the beginning. We probably could have avoided a lot of that RNC crap if we'd kept our traps shut. Was exposing the RNC corruption worth being completely disenfranchised?