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Writing-in Ron Paul to Win in Iowa, NH, Maine: The Numbers Are There

http://www.ronpaulforums.com/showthread.php?390020-Writing-i...

As the new launch WriteInRon2012.com reports:

Quote:

In Iowa, 2008, Paul had 11,800-plus votes—or about 10% of the vote—while in 2012 he had over 26,000 votes, a 121% increase. In contrast, interest in Romney in this state collapsed over the same period, with a -0% increase, from 30,021 to 30,015 votes. In New Hampshire Paul’s rise was even more dramatic, going from only about 8% in 2008 to nearly 23% in 2012, a 210% rise, while Romney’s rise was a mere 29%. Maine was so corrupted by rigging that the numbers aren’t completed, but the rise for Paul was meteoric.

Jared Glenn in LewRockwell.com observes "How the GOP Establishment Stole the Nomination From Ron Paul":

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Days before the caucuses, Paul held a commanding lead in the polls and all the momentum, with every other candidate having peaked from favorable media coverage and then collapsed under the ensuing scrutiny....For the first time ever, the Iowa GOP changed the final vote count to a secret location . After the caucus, results from 8 precincts (including those with colleges, in a state where Paul won 48% of the youth vote) went missing. Interestingly, these were all precincts Romney lost in 2008. In addition, GOP officials discovered inaccuracies in 131 precincts. Though polling in a comfortable first place, Paul finished third in this non-binding straw poll, behind Romney and Santorum.

And down east in Maine, Glenn tells us:

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Ben Swann reported on shenanigans... Even though only 84% of votes had been counted; State GOP Chairman, Charlie Webster, declared Romney the winner over Paul by less than 200 votes. Hancock and Washington Counties hadn't voted yet because Webster cancelled the caucuses due to an impending snowstorm, promising they could vote later and their votes would be counted. The snowstorm never occurred and he later reneged on his promise, telling voters in those counties their votes would not be counted after all. Washington County was Paul's strongest in the state in 2008.

All this is in addition to the ample mathematical evidence of vote-flipping against Paul in Iowa and NH detailed in the study "Evidence of Algorithmic Vote Flipping in GOP Primary Elections" linked at the Von Mises Institute website.

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The votes in these states will be officially counted. Then it will be up to the states' electors who vote their conscience. They can hand it to Paul in protest of the shenanigans, what history would be made! WriteinRon2012.com makes an ingenious proposal: use the absentee ballot to prove your vote, which is paper and can be photocopied. The beauty of Iowa, NH, and Maine is that, population-wise, they are small. With some kind of ground organization it is entirely conceivable that, given proof against the dirty tricks which are likely to be deployed, and given Paul's true numbers, strong, perhaps even winning, write-in votes can be cast.

Such showings would throw a spotlight on these states' election machinery for the next 3 years, perhaps forcing enough reform for Ron or Rand at last get a fair shake in 2016.




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I WILL WRITE IN RON PAUL

When history looks back on how I voted, it will say I had the chance to vote for RP several times and I did so, EVERYTIME!

When the aliens come and pick me up and ask me how I voted in 2012 because thats the year I will be sent back to and they can send me back ONLY under the president I voted for, I will say "I voted for Ron Paul"!

When I know 10's millions of people from over seas would give their life, simply to be able to write a man like "RON PAUL" on their personal ballot, I think I should do it for THEM, if for no other reason.

"OH NO! He has a SON?" Neoconservatives and Liberals EVERYWHERE!

Rand Paul 2016

If we get the word out to NH, Iowa, ME it is very

possible we could break 33% in at least one of them. This would make international news!

Release the Sandy Hook video.

These states are ripe for a win/big showing

all their state laws require write-ins to be counted which means we could force it in court. In Maine RP is an official candidate. Post this on any Facebook with connections to these states. Also add in Vermont to WIN. It's small enough.

Release the Sandy Hook video.

Bump!

For Ron Paul write in!!!

Don't forget Wisconsin!

That's where I will be writing him in!

WI in the house!

here is a "I'm writing in Ron Paul" t-shirt.

http://www.cafepress.com/writeinronpaul.697184314

Release the Sandy Hook video.

RON PAUL R[3]VOLUTION: The Write-In Campaign

RON PAUL R[3]VOLUTION: The Write-In Campaign

http://www.dailypaul.com/256862/ron-paul-revolution-the-writ...

Wisdom Strategies

"''minus" vote, hmmm? You Don't Want People To Write-In Ron Paul

minus" vote, hmmm? You Don't Want People To Write-In Ron Paul, hmmmm?

Breaking News: EXCLUSIVE, RON PAUL ONLY Supporters Will!

RON PAUL R[3]VOLUTION!

Wisdom Strategies

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Caution! Write In Votes Likely Won't Be Counted!

Write-ins for Ron Paul likely won't be counted, in almost all states. Check here:
http://imgur.com/EF2bM

Any state that is not green, you are throwing your vote away. That is almost all states except just a handful. Ron Paul has not filed for write-ins in *any* state, and no one can do that for him. Further, sore-loser laws also invalidate write-ins.

And to top if off, a write-in may even invalidate your entire ballot for anything else you vote on, in some states.

Don't believe people who are trying to get big write-in campaigns going. Not only will write-ins not be counted, but each write-in is a lost opportunity to cast an affirmative vote for the Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson.

If you want to send a rebuke to the GOP for their blatant fraud and corruption in the primaries...

....and if you want to best position the Liberty Movement in 2014 and 2016...

...and if you want to break the 2 party stranglehold currently blocking out all dissenting voices...

...it is imperative to cast a vote for Libertarian Gary Johnson.

A write-in, even if counted, does not help break the 2 party stranglehold. Voting Green Party, or Constitution Party, also does not, since they have no hope of attaining 15% of the vote.

Only voting for Libertarian Gary Johnson gives us a shot at 15%, and therefore a shot at truly impacting the status quo.

rEVOLutionary Ads: Because It's Better Than Sitting On Your Rump Doing Nothing™

Proof that Ron Pau's write in votes will be counted, 2008

election results:

http://www.fec.gov/pubrec/fe2008/2008pres.pdf

Release the Sandy Hook video.

Stop lying

You devoted an entire post to this lie and you have to stop. In Maine, Iowa and NH votes for Ron Paul WILL BE COUNTED.
All you're trying to do is drum up business for gj by perpetuating this LIE. And because of you and others like you, who pretend to be 'Libertarian' but wouldn't know what Libertarian meant if it smacked you in the face, I will NEVER vote the Libertarian Party. Actually, I'm not voting for ANY party - I'm voting for who I believe is the best person to take back my country from the theives and elites who have highjacked it. And I don't care if my vote for Ron Paul doesn't make an official count because what counts is what I believe and that I follow my conscience. I'm not into group hugs and I sure as heck don't need to be a part of any group. I'm an INDIVIDUAL - something 'Libertarians' like you don't seem to understand one bit. Go away with your LIES.

If Tyranny and Oppression come to this land, it will be in the guise of fighting a foreign enemy.
James Madison

He's Ctrl+C - Ctrl+V'd that

He's Ctrl+C - Ctrl+V'd that same block of text many times discouraging people from writing in. Just ignore him.

Southern Agrarian

I dont care if its not

I dont care if its not counted...Im writing in Paul anyway....

Our country is doomed and WW3 is coming.

Bump!

For Ron Paul and for all the delegates in Tampa!We will never forget what they did!

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"For Ron Paul and for all the delegates in Tampa!We will never forget what they did!"

Thanks for filling in during my absense, GBAmerica :-)

Ron! Paul! 2012!

Josie The Outlaw http://www.josietheoutlaw.com/

"What if the American people learn the truth" - Ron Paul

Can I lie about not being

Can I lie about not being around during early voting to get a mail in ballot? (is this legal?)

edit:
I just printed out the absentee ballot form for Texas.
"Giving false information is a crime" by the signature box.

Southern Agrarian

What's "lying" about just now getting around to that trip

to see the in-laws? (or whatever, you know what I mean.) Texas is an "excuse required" for absentee ballots state. In some states you don't need any excuse.

http://www.ncsl.org/default.aspx?tabid=16604

Also in TX Ron Paul is not an official write-in candidate, but it does look like it is part of Gilbert's lawsuit to have write-in votes counted, no matter what, in all states. So it still makes sense to write-in Ron Paul.

Also don't forget that in ME, AL, IA, WI, PA, CA, VT, NH, DE, Ron Paul write in votes will be counted and tallied. Any work you can do to reach out fellow Ron Paulers in these states, like going on Facebook and the Internet, and telling them a write-in vote will count, will be just as if you had voted yourself. A vote is a vote.

I bet most Ron Paulers in these states don't even know their write-in votes for Paul would count.

Release the Sandy Hook video.

"I don't trust you to count my vote"

...is not false information.

Release the Sandy Hook video.

In my state people assert their absentee ballot as

a guarantee against fraud after Ohio 2004. Many political organizations were saying "use your absentee ballot." Let's see a state try to impinge on your insistence on a paper record. It would kick the profile of our write-in campaign up a notch.

Release the Sandy Hook video.

Just called the county clerk

Just called the county clerk where I'm registered and he said I'm good to go.
Hell yeah.

Southern Agrarian

are they mailing your ballot to you?

//

Release the Sandy Hook video.

Yes. I live/work in Houston

Yes. I live/work in Houston but am registered in East Texas and go there on the weekends.

Southern Agrarian

Ron Paul can still win

It is still possible to get Ron Paul or Gary Johnson in the White House.

Method: Throw the election of the President to the House and let the die roll on January 3, 2013.

Why: It is the only practical way left now to get Ron Paul in the White House.

How: By denying both Obama and Romney a clear majority of 270+ Electoral College Votes (ECV) on November 6.

Process: Help RP win IA, ME, MN, AK and NH with a “severe” write-in campaign. Total of 27 ECVs. Help Johnson win NM, NV and CO (another 20 ECVs.)

Details: Ignoring the fact that Virgil Goode is a dark horse in VA with the possibility of winning the state, if all "other" candidates win 40 ECVs and Romney and Obama are nearly matched, they each get an average of 249 (Half of 538-40) ECVs in December and the House gets the burden of selecting the new president from the top three ECV candidates. Paul or Johnson will be number three along with Obama and Romney. Also 24 states impose no penalty on the Electors voting their conscience, and not their mandate so it is possible that someone from other states like TX or MN will place a vote for RP. http://www.archives.gov/federal-register/electoral-college/e...

The House votes by state and 26 states will need to be won to select the President. It is unlikely that Obama and Romney will cede any territory to each other publicly so there is a chance that Ron Paul can eke out a victory by the March 3rd deadline before the VP selected by the Senate becomes the President (Biden?) if the House has not decided. You may end up with a Paul/Biden team. Remember, it is the newly elected House and Senate that will decide these elections.

3. Elect Liberty minded people to Congress. That is the long term solution.

Sounds nice? Now let us make it happen.

Plan B

1. Hope that Johnson and Paul get together soon. The deadline for that is practically Sept. 14 because of the need to print overseas and military ballots. This will affect Plan A as we may end up with a Johnson/Biden term but what the heck, I would take that over anything else that is offered.

2. Make a lot of noise about getting Johnson in the debates. Get on the campaign to armtwist various pollers to include Johnson in the polls. He needs to show 15% in 5 polls to make the debates. How inconvenient when the polls don’t even include him. Break the logjam. There is only a couple of weeks left for this to happen.

Plan C

Obama with a four year deadlocked congress is better than eight years of Romney. Just keep that in your mind if plan A is not feasible. For CA voters, vote for Romney is a total waste. Dems control CA and BO is surely in regardless of your futile gestures. May as well vote for Paul or Johnson rather than encourage them bastards for not giving you a real choice. And fly your flag half mast until Liberty to smoke whatever, marry whatever, do whatever without Fed control is fully restored.

Where is the good Doctor when the country really needs him.

For the crime of telling the truth, Ron Paul MUST be sentenced to serve four years in the White House.

A very inspiring, upbeat post, indeed

So, let's do it. Let's bring out the vote like mad in the 11 states which allow write-ins.

Regardless, I hope Dr. Paul sees the enthusiasm for the write-ins on this site and signs up for the remaining states, over 20.

He has been directly emailed about this, as has Rand Paul.

Hello, Dr. K. RON PAUL R[3]VOLUTION: The Write-In Campaign

Hello, Dr. K. RON PAUL R[3]VOLUTION: The Write-In Campaign:

http://www.dailypaul.com/256862/ron-paul-revolution-the-writ...

Please feel free to add additional information.

All my best to you. Always ♥

Wisdom Strategies

The absentee gives us all we ever wanted: a verfiable

receipt. It is the hedge against rigging.

There are other means of rigging such as ballot stuffing. However, thousands of people in key states of modest population, all bearing their receipts of such a written ballot, sends a powerful message, which is don't tread on us: we will take our destiny into our own hands.

Back this up yet again with another confirmation which is your notarized affidavit. The site is your thorough guide and tool.

Thank you for this post.

question Dr. K: do all states have paper absentee ballots?

I know mine does. Ever since 2000 when I am campaigning for someone before election day an amazing number of people will say "I already voted."

Release the Sandy Hook video.

All states have absentee ballots.

Flood, now OVERWHELM, the system with these absentees. Keep three copies as your receipt. Work with us on www.WriteInRon2012.com.

Get the PDF and affidavit there.

This should have been started ages ago!

I've always wondered why something like this wasn't implemented. In fact we need to verify ALL votes cast even for the major parties so we can see how badly the powers that be (vote counters in Spain) have been disenfranchising us. We all know the elections are called minutes after the polls open it seems (before half the country has even voted). This should seem not quite right to a lot of people.

This should be the plan from here on out then, until

electronic voting is abolished and the entire system overhauled. Absentee ballots are a patriotic duty no matter whom you vote for, because they are verifiable.

Will most states mail it to you with a phone call?

Release the Sandy Hook video.