I had expected West Virginia would offer a good chance for Ron Paul since the delegates were elected directly and Paul had exactly the same number of people running as spots available, whereas Romney had many more (and thus splitting the vote -- same reason why Paul won popular vote in Virgin Islands but Romney dominated the delegate count). Combine that with the fact that Paul voters are very motivated and Romney voters should have almost no reason to show up if they think he is the presumptive nominee, and the conclusion floored me -- Paul actually got less votes than Rick Santorum, a guy who dropped out weeks ago! What gives to the lack of Paul support when he is the *only* non-Romney candidate left (and please don't say voter fraud -- this was not even remotely a close race)?
Real 2012 Delegate Count and
Actual 2012 Delegate Count say Romney has won :(
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