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What's next for the Ron Paul revolution?

Washington - Ron Paul and his 1 million supporters aren't going away. And that's probably a good thing for America's future.

Remember Dr. Paul? He – not John McCain – was the real maverick in this year's fight for the Republican presidential nomination.

While Senator McCain often sneered at Paul during their debates, many voters cheered Paul and poured $35 million into his campaign.

Paul, a Texas congressman and longtime gynecologist, remains in the hunt for delegates to September's Republican National Convention. But his focus has now broadened – widening to what The Idaho Observer calls a "national civics lesson."

To that end, Paul's legions – often young, educated, and tech-savvy – are expanding their influence into grass-roots GOP politics. They hope to recruit Paul-like candidates for local, state, and federal offices, particularly for Congress. That's already sparked clashes at local GOP meetings.

Following in the footsteps of Barry Goldwater, Paul has also just published a 167-page book, "The Revolution: A Manifesto." He spells out his positions on everything from abortion to Iraq to the collapsing dollar. Forty-eight years ago, Goldwater's classic "Conscience of a Conservative" launched a public groundswell that helped propel Ronald Reagan into the White House.

Paul's own politics hark back to classical conservatives, such as Sen. Robert Taft of Ohio (1939-53), and to the nation's Founding Fathers. He favors smaller government with limited powers. To rescue a falling dollar, he'd dissolve the Federal Reserve and urge a reconsideration of the old gold standard. He would close hundreds of foreign bases and would force deep cuts in the Washington bureaucracy by abolishing the income tax.
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I suspect those that are

I suspect those that are entrenched within the GOP will continue to try to work within the party and I will continue to support them. But as 2007 was the GOP's biggest recruiting year, at least in my life time. 2008 I suspect will mark the single biggest exodus of a political party in the history of this country. And rightly so, the 2 party paradigm is what has propagated the false dichotomy of choice.

As for myself I know many people who are right leaning conservative independents who are starving for a 3rd party. These are basically libertarians that have no idea that they are libertarians. IMO 3rd party needs to go mainstream. I will work toward such measures.

"It is like a finger pointing away to the moon, don't concentrate on the finger or you will miss all the heavenly glory." - Bruce Lee

"But, indeed, no private person has a right to complain, by suit in court, on the ground of a breach of the Constitution. The Constitution it is true, is a compact, but he is not a party to it."

It is SOOOOO obvious! Were

It is SOOOOO obvious! Were you ON the conference call? Are you willing to really ACT?

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I love Dr. Paul's book

this is what the Republican party should be and as long as Dr. Paul stays I will stay. Peace

"We can see with our eyes, hear with our ears and feel with our touch, but we understand with our hearts."

Wanna make yourself laugh?

Wanna make yourself laugh? Just imagine JOHN MCCAIN writing a book! Haha HAH! Maybe "Chipmunk Johnnie's Coloring Book"? I wonder if he could even READ a book!

Work for second tier candidates

Lots of RP people running for offices all over the U.S. RP won't be President. Sorry. Get over it and help and donate to candidates to U.S Senate and Congress and various State offices. Get RP some friends. I'm tired of the 4xx to 1 votes. Let's fix that.

Martin in California

What I took from his speech today

Was that the GOP will nosedive because of shutting out all of us.

He stated the obvious that Democrats were thrashing us in voter turn out 2 to 1.

He went on to say that this is only the beginning of the Revolution.

I couldn't have agreed more.

Our meetup group today came to the concensus that we are going to take over our county the next go round since they refused to accept us and follow the true Republican conservatism.

That is if their is still Republican party left after this election. Who know's if we all stick to principle like RP then we may replace the GOP with something better and bring the libertarin party into the mix. Just my sentiments tho. We are a growing force.

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only question at this point

Fortune Favors the Bold

do we continue to try and work inside the GOP, or through other parties?

Fortune Favors the Bold

I think that's the big

I think that's the big decision that needs to be made, but the GOP establishment may make it for us, in a manner of speaking. The smartest thing they could do right now would be to reach out to us and engage in diplomacy with our movement.

Alas, they don't have a history of being very smart...

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Stay the course...we're

Stay the course...we're doing just fine.

We have the zeitgeist of the times. Ron Paul does not have to be elected this year to win. He is spreading our message virally.

Let the elites (s)elect McClunk, or Osama bin Obama. Both would make horrible Presidents. Both would be fated to preside over the worst US economy in history. Both would be detested by the American public, as Bush has been.

The New World Order is OLD. Its leaders are old, its ideas are old, and its
Bag of Tricks is old.

We are winning.

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Rock On!!

Preach it brother Tuma!!!

Spread the word- Freedom!
Spread the word- Liberty!

Hey Tuma

I give you a lot of shit on here, but that is a great post! Thanks!

'Live for yourself, there's no one else more worth living for,
Begging hands and bleeding hearts
Will only cry out for more...'

'Live for yourself, there's no one else more worth living for,
Begging hands and bleeding hearts
Will only cry out for more...'

No problem, we can't agree

No problem, we can't agree on everything, and just because I'm opinionated, doesn't mean I expect you to agree with me on everything. :D

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Thank you.

"Victory for liberty! That is our goal, and nothing less. -- Ron Paul, December 17, 2007"

Ron Paul is my President.

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