Comment: You got it.

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You got it.

Romney wins in 2012 then the machine guarantees he is the uncontested nominee for 2016. In the meantime they groom Ryan for 2020.

Result: Rand Paul or any other Liberty candidate's first opportunity to run is in 2020 against an incumbent VP. That is a lifetime in politics.

"One resists the invasion of armies; one does not resist the invasion of ideas" Victor Hugo