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  • Paul Ryan's Democratic Opponent Is Alien Conspiracy Theorist, 9/11 Truther

    11/01/2013 12:25:31 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 12 replies
    Mother Jones ^ | Thu Oct. 31, 2013 | atrick Caldwell
    Amardeep Kaleka produced and directed a documentary that claims September 11 was an inside job designed to distract the public from ET revelations.Proof of alien lifeScreenshot from Sirius trailer When 35-year-old Amardeep Kaleka recently declared his intention to run for the Democratic nomination to challenge Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) in 2014, most news coverage focused on one facet of his story: His father was one of the murder victims of the 2012 massacre at a Sikh temple in Oak Creek, Wisconsin. That murder convinced Kaleka to run as a Democrat and advocate for enhanced gun control. But during a recent...
  • Ron Paul Ally Kerry Bentivolio Gets Super-PAC Aid in Congressional Bid

    08/04/2012 2:06:02 PM PDT · by Republican Wildcat · 8 replies
    The New American ^ | 8/2/2012 | Thomas R. Eddlem
    Michigan congressional candidate Kerry Bentivolio (pictured) will get a leg up in his battle against the GOP establishment in next week's Republican primary election, courtesy of the Ron Paul movement-aligned Liberty For All Super-PAC. The SuperPAC — headed by 21-year-old Texas financial heir John Ramsey — has committed an estimated $300,000 (already spending some $130,000, according to to support Bentivolio in his primary race over establishment write-in candidate Nancy Cassis. Bentivolio — a teacher and part-time reindeer farmer — committed to the race earlier in the year when victory seemed all but impossible. The Tea Party-aligned Bentivolio faced a...
  • Super PAC supporting Ron Paul is operated by a 9/11 'truther'

    02/09/2012 10:04:02 AM PST · by SJackson · 16 replies
    MSNBC ^ | | Bill Dedman
    As Libertarian Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul looks for a state he can win, some of his supporters have turned to a new theme: voting fraud. A Super PAC supporting Paul has pledged to monitor the vote in all the remaining states, using an army of exit pollsters to fight what it calls results that are "outrageous, unacceptable and patently un-American." The group, called Revolution PAC, has spent half a million dollars supporting Paul with videos, webcasts, online ads, direct mail, billboards and radio ads in primary and caucus states. We first noticed Revolution PAC last week, when it told...
  • Adam Kokesh, Paid Russian Agent

    06/05/2011 4:58:06 PM PDT · by Nachum · 48 replies
    Gulag Bound ^ | 6/5/11 | Trevor Loudon
    Cliff Kincaid of USA Survival News confronts anti-war activist Adam Kokesh over his paid position with Moscow’s propaganda channel Russia Today.
  • Kentucky Third Parties Clear the Way for Rand Paul

    04/08/2010 2:01:58 PM PDT · by Christian_Capitalist · 195 replies · 2,153+ views
    Independent Political Report ^ | April 5th, 2010 | Independent Political Report
    The Libertarian Party of Kentucky recently held its nominating convention for 2010 elections and failed to nominate a candidate for Senate. Similarly, the Constitution Party of Kentucky is rumored to be avoiding the Senate race ostensibly because of Rand Paul’s presence in that race. Rand Paul, a Republican candidate for the open U.S. Senate seat in Kentucky is currently ahead in polling by double digits and is largely considered the frontrunner. Rand Paul is the son of Congressman and former Libertarian Party Presidential candidate Ron Paul.K. Joshua Koch, vice chair of the Kentucky Libertarian Party, was an early supporter of...
  • Rand Paul: Shut down Guantanamo Bay

    03/24/2010 8:36:48 PM PDT · by Republican Wildcat · 102 replies · 1,772+ views
    Rand Paul website ^ | May 25, 2009 | Rand Paul 2010
    Chief of the U.S. Military: Shut down Guantanamo Bay Published on 25 May 2009 by admin in General News, In The Media Admiral Mike Mullen stated it simply, “I’d like to see it shut down.” Mullen believes Guantanamo has significantly damaged the reputation of the United States, even going so far as to say (in other articles) that it has been a powerful recruiting tool for Islamic terrorists. Rand couldn’t agree more. Rand believes America can fight terrorism and maintain its moral integrity without resorting to offshore prison camps, “prolonged detention”, and other, highly questionable legal measures. For Rand, national...
  • Kentucky Senate: Rand Paul surging (Daily Kos running scared)

    03/21/2010 12:35:23 PM PDT · by Christian_Capitalist · 25 replies · 1,910+ views
    Daily Kos | 3-19-2010 | Kos
    KY-Sen: Rand Paul surgingby kos Fri Mar 19, 2010 at 09:16:03 AM PDT Research 2000 for Daily Kos. 3/15-17. Likely voters. MoE 4%, 5% for primary samples. (8/31-9/2/2009 results)Republican Senate primaryRand Paul (R) 40Trey Grayson (R) 28Democratic Senate primaryDaniel Mongiardo (D) 47Jack Conway (D) 31 On the Democratic side, Lt. Gov. Daniel Mongiardo has significantly expanded his lead over Kentucky's Attorney General.For the GOP, Paul, son of Ron, has reversed the primary numbers in the last six months, running an outsider campaign that is pure teabagger with a dash of anti-war fervor. He is certainly giving the GOP establishment fits,...
  • Poll shows Paul, Mongiardo have strong leads (Rand Paul, KY Senate Race)

    03/09/2010 5:58:10 AM PST · by Christian_Capitalist · 59 replies · 573+ views ^ | March 7, 2010 | The Associated Press
    Poll shows Paul, Mongiardo have strong leadsThe Associated PressLOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Republican Rand Paul and Democrat Dan Mongiardo have strong leads in their U.S. Senate primary campaigns, according to a new statewide poll.The Courier-Journal/WHAS-11 Bluegrass Poll found Paul, a Bowling Green doctor, leads Secretary of State Trey Grayson 42 percent to 27 percent in the GOP race. Mongiardo, the state's lieutenant governor, leads Attorney General Conway by a similar wide margin, 45 to 27 percent.Undecided voters were at 19 percent in both polls.The Republican poll had a margin of error of 4.7 percentage points and the Democrat poll's margin is...
  • Adam Kokesh: An Open Statement Concerning his candidacy

    02/24/2010 4:49:11 AM PST · by RaceBannon · 86 replies · 1,796+ views
    A Statement from Gathering of Eagles | 02/24/2010 | RaceBannon
    The following statement was prepared by Gathering of Eagles concerning Adam Kokesh. Kokesh is running for office in New Mexico. It is my belief that Adam Kokesh gave aid and comfort to the enemy in time of war. That means he is a traitor. And he is running for election as a GOP candidate in New Mexico. God help our nation.
  • 9/11 Families Reject Adam Kokesh as a Serious Candidate for Congress

    03/04/2010 6:37:12 PM PST · by mnehring · 36 replies · 1,058+ views
    » Adam Kokesh ‘runs’ for Congress; is an antiwar activist seeking to return Ben Lujan to the House? Is Kokesh a grass roots fiscal conservative or an antiwar activist masquerading as a conservative-libertarian to deceive the people of New Mexico? Before voters there decide, perhaps they should review his multiple arrests — including for smuggling home a firearm — in addition to his anti-war protests while in uniform, anti-military recruitment actions, and travel to an allied nation to encourage U.S. soldiers stationed there to go AWOL. I was at the Capital on September 15, 2007 when ANSWER, Code Poink, SDS, several...
  • Fox News and Judge Andrew Napolitano Shill for IVAW Traitor Adam Kokesh - Again

    03/04/2010 11:45:52 AM PST · by kristinn · 98 replies · 3,083+ views
    Thursday, March 4, 2010 | Kristinn
    Fox News and Judge Andrew Napolitano are shamelessly promoting a wartime traitor, Adam Kokesh of the communist front group Iraq Veterans Against the War (IVAW), as a Republican candidate for Congress.For the second time in recent months, Judge Napolitano has had Kokesh on his Fox News show, Freedom Watch, for a softball interview about Kokesh's Republican primary bid to represent New Mexico's 3rd District in the U.S. House of Representatives.There is no mention by Napolitano about Kokesh's involvement with terrorist supporting groups like IVAW and Code Pink, nor did Napolitano mention Kokesh's repeated disciplinary actions in the Marines that resulted...
  • Ron Paul Endorses Adam Kokesh for Congress (Code Pinko Barf Alert)

    02/28/2010 7:44:38 AM PST · by mnehring · 120 replies · 1,942+ views
    LAKE JACKSON, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Congressman Ron Paul today endorsed Adam Kokesh, Republican candidate for Congress in New Mexico’s third district. “As a fellow Veteran, Adam understands the many challenges facing our brave men and women in Uniform and the steps we must take to strengthen our national defense.” Said Dr. Paul, “Adam Kokesh has been a tremendous supporter of mine. Now, it is time for me to support him. “As a fellow Veteran, Adam understands the many challenges facing our brave men and women in Uniform and the steps we must take to strengthen our national defense. “Adam Kokesh has dedicated...
  • Ron Paul: "Theres's Been A Coup, The CIA Runs Everything"

    01/20/2010 6:07:48 PM PST · by icwhatudo · 106 replies · 2,719+ views
    Ron Paul ^ | Jan 15, 2010 | You Tube
    "There's been a coup, have you heard? It's the CIA coup. The CIA runs everything, they run the military. They're the ones who are over there lobbing missiles and bombs on countries. ... And of course the CIA is every bit as secretive as the Federal Reserve. ... And yet think of the harm they have done since they were established [after] World War II. They are a government unto themselves. They're in businesses, in drug businesses, they take out dictators ... We need to take out the CIA." Ron Paul (VIDEO HERE)at a Campaign for Liberty regional conference in...
  • Ron Paul : The CIA conducted a coup in the US

    01/21/2010 1:34:47 PM PST · by RobinMasters · 19 replies · 1,241+ views
    Hot Air ^ | January 19, 2010 | ED MORRISSEY
    I remember well during 2007 getting tons of pushback every time I would criticize Ron Paul for his loopy statements on foreign policy or his years of playing footsie with white supremacists while marketing his newsletter. Paul makes good sense often on economics and the intrusiveness of government, but he’s essentially a conspiracy theorist whose presence in Congress is much more problematic than beneficial for conservatives and the GOP, with whom he’s nominally associated. Basically, if you think of Paul as our Dennis Kucinich, then it makes it much easier to understand the following hysterical rant captured at a January...
  • KY-Sen. 2010: In Kentucky, a Senate Candidate With a Pedigree for Agitation (Rand Paul)

    11/29/2009 5:29:09 PM PST · by rabscuttle385 · 13 replies · 988+ views
    The New York Times ^ | 2009-11-25 | Ian Urbina
    FRANKFORT, Ky. — Representative Ron Paul proved to be a surprising presence in the presidential race in 2008. Now his son, Dr. Rand Paul, has become an unexpected contender in the 2010 Senate race in Kentucky. Dr. Paul — an ophthalmologist and a son of the congressman, a Texas Republican and former presidential candidate — has become a serious challenger in the race to succeed Senator Jim Bunning. Capitalizing on a hearty distrust of government and an anti-Republican-establishment fervor among conservatives, he has used the Internet to raise more than $1.3 million since he began his campaign in August. “This...
  • GOP Senate Candidate Rand Paul has Raised 1.3 Million and Counting!

    11/23/2009 4:05:33 PM PST · by DecoyJames · 109 replies · 1,722+ views
    Really showing to be a strong candidate! His opponent for the GOP primary used to be a democrat.
  • Rand Paul has asked Sarah Palin to campaign for him

    11/15/2009 11:45:32 AM PST · by Josh Painter · 83 replies · 2,108+ views
    Texas for Sarah Palin ^ | Sunday, November 15, 2009 at 1:35 PM | Josh Painter
    Rand Paul, a candidate in the Republican primary for U.S. Senate in Kentucky revealed in an interview Thursday for the Wall Street Journal's Washington Wire blog that his campaign has asked 2008 GOP vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin to campaign for him: Washington Wire: Do you want Sarah Palin to campaign for you?Paul: We’d love to have her come. We’ve made some overtures to her.But the son of Texas congressman Ron Paul did not seem too excited about two other potential Republican presidential candidates: Washington Wire: What about Tim Pawlenty or Mitt Romney?Paul: I don’t know much about Tim Pawlenty....
  • Crackpot Chronicles: Van Jones, Glenn Beck, Ron Paul, Rorschach, the Truthers, And Me – Part IV

    10/07/2009 2:21:50 PM PDT · by HorowitzianConservative · 2 replies · 308+ views
    David Horowitz's NewsReal Blog ^ | October 7, 2009 | David Swindle
    We cannot confront the fallacies of conspiracy thinking in our political culture if we do not understand it. In recent weeks Van Jones, the President's Green Jobs Czar, lost his job because of his embrace of conspiracy thinking. More recently popular talker Glenn Beck has been smeared by his opponents as a conspiracy nut. We can only decipher these issues and win these intellectual fights if we know just what kind of thinking needs to be isolated from political life. Click here for Part IClick here for Part IIClick here for Part III I had not responded to the 9/11...
  • Crackpot Chronicles: Van Jones, Glenn Beck, Ron Paul, Rorschach, the Truthers, And Me – Part II

    10/05/2009 5:23:37 PM PDT · by HorowitzianConservative · 5 replies · 700+ views
    David Horowitz's NewsReal Blog ^ | October 5, 2009 | David Swindle
    We cannot confront the fallacies of conspiracy thinking in our political culture if we do not understand it. In recent weeks Van Jones, the President's Green Jobs Czar, lost his job because of his embrace of conspiracy thinking. More recently popular talker Glenn Beck has been smeared by his opponents as a conspiracy nut. We can only decipher these issues and win these intellectual fights if we know just what kind of thinking needs to be isolated from political life. Click here for Part IWhen we last left off our 9/11 Truther Crackpot was suggesting that surely his conspiracy theory...
  • Barack Obama Sponsored Equivalent of Holocaust Denial

    09/15/2009 3:51:35 PM PDT · by Winged Hussar · 9 replies · 462+ views
    IsraPundit ^ | 9/15/09 | Bill Levinson
    Barack Obama's Web site: Hitler was right about Jews, U.S. may have destroyed Twin Towers on 9/11 We previously described how Barack Obama appointed Van Jones, the equivalent of a Holocaust denier, to the position of "Green Jobs Czar." Holocaust denial and its equivalent, 9/11 denial, are in fact characteristic of Mr. Obama's political allies. Classical Holocaust denial, of course, consists of denying that Hitler murdered Jews (and others) because of their religion or ethnicity. Holocaust deniers say that there were no gas chambers, and that the "Holohoax" is a means for Jews to extort money from Germany and the...
  • 9/11 Conspiracies: NY VOTERS WILL Establish "9/11 Truth" Commission in Nov. Ballot Initiative

    09/14/2009 7:35:11 AM PDT · by Moseley · 21 replies · 845+ views
    NYC-CAN ^ | Sept. 10, 2001 | NYC-CAN
    This November, New York voters will vote on a ballot initiative to establish an official government "9/11 TRUTHER" commission with subpoena power and a $10 million a yaer budget from PRIVATE DONATIONS. The wording of the ballot initiative is seductive and low-key enough to win a majority of NYC voters, simply asking "Would you like to find out more about what happened on 9/11?" The ballot initiative does NOT make any accusations or mention any conspiracy theories. Therefore, the ballot initiative is likely to pass. Even those who do not believe in the conspiracy theories will want to know more...
  • French Army Intelligence Officer loses everything for revealing NATO bombing plans to the Serbs

    03/29/2009 6:36:53 AM PDT · by Ravnagora · 80 replies · 3,144+ views ^ | March 28, 2009 |
    French Hero, Major Pierre-Henri Bunel Proud of Upholding French Honor Even though ten years ago, because of giving away NATO aggression plans to a Serbian military intelligence officer, Major Pierre-Henri Bunel lost everything this former agent for French military intelligence does not regret his decision to side with the Serbs in a dishonorable, undeclared war of conquest led by the mighty Western nations on the eve of the 21st century. Because of Serbia, Major Bunel lost everything in 1999: his job, decorations, thriving carrier and freedom itself. As a French Army intelligence officer, in 1998 he revealed the plans for...
  • Take off your tinfoil hat, pick up the razor or find God.

    01/22/2009 9:14:40 PM PST · by arkadyka · 12 replies · 515+ views
    Indy Mind ^ | 1/23/2009 | Arkady
    The Internet is a beautiful thing, most will argue that it is probably the most substantial technological advancement humanity has experienced since the automobile. The ability to communicate and disseminate information at such rapid rates has made our society more aware, more educated and regrettably more paranoid. I am talking about the emergence of conspiracy theories that seem to dominate our political landscape now more than ever...
  • Apocalypse Then - Remembering the Y2K Hysteria

    01/07/2009 11:27:20 AM PST · by XR7 · 60 replies · 2,203+ views
    Pyromaniacs ^ | 1/7/09 | Phil Johnson
    xactly ten years ago this week I preached in our church's morning service...It being the first Sunday of 1999, I decided to preach an appropriately forward-looking message on Matthew 6:34 and its context: "Take therefore no thought for the morrow: for the morrow shall take thought for the things of itself." In those days, the evangelical world was at the peak of the Y2K insanity, so I made reference to that issue in my message. At the time, Gary North was operating a heavily-trafficked website that included this: We've got a problem. It may be the biggest problem that the...
  • Supreme Court rejects Obama case

  • 3:30 p.m. - Supreme Court to Consider Obama Citizenship Case

    12/06/2008 2:00:18 PM PST · by Deepest End · 87 replies · 4,599+ views
    Arkansas Matters ^ | December 6, 2008 | RNS
    The decision on granting a hearing challenging President-elect Barack Obama's U.S. citizenship is still pending. The "Washington Times" reports that the U.S. Supreme Court held a private conference Friday morning to discuss whether to take up a lawsuit but it was not on the list of court orders for the day. According to the "Times" a Supreme Court spokesman said the decision to hear the case will most likely be announced next week.
  • Obama's Birth Announcement

    12/04/2008 8:37:05 PM PST · by Red Reign · 233 replies · 6,201+ views
    According to The Schnitt Show, a radio program available in several Florida markets and XM radio, a birth announcement for Barack Obama was discovered in a 1961 Honolulu newspaper. See link for a PDF image of this announcement.
  • 9/11 third tower mystery 'solved'

    07/04/2008 5:31:02 PM PDT · by 1066AD · 96 replies · 370+ views
    BBC Online (UK) ^ | 7/4/2008 | Mike Rudin
    9/11 third tower mystery 'solved' By Mike Rudin BBC, Conspiracy Files The final mystery of 9/11 will soon be solved, according to US experts investigating the collapse of the third tower at the World Trade Center. The 47-storey third tower, known as Tower Seven, collapsed seven hours after the twin towers. Investigators are expected to say ordinary fires on several different floors caused the collapse. Conspiracy theorists have argued that the third tower was brought down in a controlled demolition. Unlike the twin towers, Tower Seven was not hit by a plane. The National Institute of Standards and Technology, based...
  • What Has Happened to Ron Paul?

    01/14/2008 2:28:06 PM PST · by mnehring · 298 replies · 710+ views
    It was supposed to be a revolution. Ron Paul was set to take America and the world by storm by winning primary after primary on his way to the White House. The supporters of the ten-term US Congressman from Texas were convinced that the money he raised would equal support at the actual ballot box. Now in the cold hard days of January, the truth has broken though. So what has happened to Ron Paul? The answer isn't difficult; his support was never very large to begin with. It was magnified by a presence on the Internet (or the "Internets"...
  • Ron Paul Blames US Policy for Bhutto Killing

    12/27/2007 2:33:22 PM PST · by SeafoodGumbo · 267 replies · 1,619+ views
    LGF ^ | 12-27-07 | video of Ron Paul
    Ron Paul blames the assassination of Benazir Bhutto on the “interventionist” policy of the United States, and says Al Qaeda is justified in being “annoyed” at us.
  • Ron PaulPots' MoveOn/GeorgeSoros Support!

    12/19/2007 9:36:41 PM PST · by jodiluvshoes · 349 replies · 1,827+ views ^ | 12.20.2007 | Kevin McCullough
    Desperate to take support from wherever he can get it. Some - well more like all of two readers have gotten a little cross-eyed over the fact that I dared to imply that George Soros/MoveOn forces were working covertly to assist the most Soros-like candidate on the GOP ticket. The truth is some of the support has been covert, some of it rather obvious... For instance one MoveOn group assisted in the funding and production of this television ad:
  • Before Today I though Ron Paul was Nuts Now I think He is the only choice for President

    12/24/2007 10:39:05 AM PST · by Reform Canada · 312 replies · 817+ views
    I saw the interviews with Ron Paul on Glen Beck and Meet the Press and found myself agreeing with much of what he said. He referred to a movie called Freedom to Fascism so I decided to watch. I am a very skeptical person yet I am now convinced. For the sake of your future and the future of your family watch this movie and decide for yourself. Link to VideoIf this post is removed I will be more convinced than ever
  • Paul says he'd lift sanctions on Iran

    12/19/2007 11:36:37 AM PST · by SJackson · 170 replies · 147+ views
    WCAX ^ | 12-19-07
    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - Campaigning in New Hampshire today, Republican Ron Paul says he would lift sanctions on Iran and order the U.S. Navy to pull back from its shores. Paul says if the U.S. relieved pressure on Iran, people would breathe a sign of relief, interest rates probably would not go up and oil prices probably would drop. Speaking in Manchester, Paul said the Bush administration has been looking for war with Iran.
  • Ron Paul says he'd lift sanctions on Iran

    12/19/2007 6:41:44 PM PST · by freedom44 · 149 replies · 823+ views
    WCAX ^ | 12/19/07 | WCAX
    <p>MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - Campaigning in New Hampshire today, Republican Ron Paul says he would lift sanctions on Iran and order the U.S. Navy to pull back from its shores.</p> <p>Paul says if the U.S. relieved pressure on Iran, people would breathe a sign of relief, interest rates probably would not go up and oil prices probably would drop.</p>
  • Paul Won't Rule Out Run as Independent (views on Civil War)

    12/24/2007 10:11:44 AM PST · by wardaddy · 398 replies · 975+ views
    Wash Post ^ | 12-24-2007 | Goldfarb
    Paul Won't Rule Out Run as Independent Ron Paul, the Texas congressman stirring up the Republican presidential contest with his libertarian-leaning views and online fundraising prowess, left the door open Sunday to running as an independent, should he not win the Republican nomination. Paul, who has railed against excessive federal spending, also defended his own earmarks to benefit his congressional district into spending bills, likening them to a "tax credit" for his constituents. He added that his position was consistent because he ultimately voted against the spending measures. And he decried the Civil War, calling it a needless effort for...
  • Zogby: Ron Paul Will Surprise You

    12/23/2007 5:12:37 AM PST · by cowtowney · 79 replies · 300+ views
    Newsmax ^ | 12/22/07 | Newsmax
    If we have learned one thing this year in American politics, it's that there is no such thing as an inevitable President. In my last column, I outlined my thoughts about the Democratic presidential candidates - now, the Republicans.
  • Meet the Press and the Expectations for Ron Paul

    12/23/2007 4:29:58 PM PST · by jrooney · 219 replies · 1,355+ views
    The National Ledger ^ | Dec 23, 2007 | Jim Roberts
    Paul looked miserable at times and sounded worse. This was not a good appearance for Dr. Paul, the NBC appearance was not kind. Paul was forced to say that he would vote against the Civil Rights Act of 1964 if it were brought up for a vote again today. It was pointed out that he deemed Ronald Reagan "a dramatic failure." And his answer on the Civil War was mind blowing. He said that Abraham Lincoln made a mistake by going to war to free the slaves and his plan would have been to "buy the slaves and free them."
  • Paul: Country is moving toward fascism

    12/23/2007 6:44:53 PM PST · by AmericanMade1776 · 213 replies · 495+ views
    The Hill ^ | December 23, 2007 | Klaus Marre |
    White House hopeful Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) said Sunday that the U.S. is moving toward fascism, stating that corporations are increasingly “running the show” and citizens are being deprived of their liberties. Paul clarified that he did not refer to the type of fascism that Adolf Hitler practiced in Germany. “We’re not moving toward Hitler-type fascism, but we’re moving toward a softer fascism,” Paul said on NBC’s Meet the Press. “Loss of civil liberties, corporations running the show, big government in bed with big business.” The lawmaker said the U.S. is moving toward “corporatism.” He also lashed out at a...
  • GOP contender will not rule out third-party run [Guess Who?]

    12/23/2007 7:36:15 PM PST · by melt · 188 replies · 514+ views ^ | 12/23/07 | politicalticker
    WASHINGTON (CNN) – Texas Rep. Ron Paul refused to rule out a third party bid Sunday if he fails to win the Republican Party presidential nomination. When Tim Russert of NBC’s 'Meet the Press' asked the Texas congressman if he’d consider an independent bid, he replied: "I have no intention of doing that." When pressed by Russert to state unequivocally that he would not, Paul demurred. "I deserve one weasel wiggle now and then, Tim!" Paul lost to Phil Gramm in the 1984 Texas Republican primary for the U.S. Senate. Four years later, he ran for president as the Libertarian...
  • Paul inspires entire operation (profile of Paul supporter Vijay Boyapati)

    12/24/2007 6:24:42 AM PST · by AmericanMade1776 · 72 replies · 45+ views
    The Concord Monitor ^ | Dec 23, 2007 | ETHAN WILENSKY-LANFORD
    Eleven thousand copies of the U.S. Constitution stood piled yesterday in a garage, at the end of a cul-de-sac on White Pine Lane, outside of Manchester. A pickup truck from Long Island with a dozen bullet-hole stickers down its side was parked next to them. In the back was bathroom tissue, reams of paper and two dozen air mattresses. "We need to buy coffee, frozen dinners, eggs, and bread," said Vijay Boyapati, who paid $5,000 to rent the house through Jan. 10. "We're going to need to feed a small army." Boyapati, 29, is the man behind Operation Live Free...
  • Ron Paul raises millions in today's Boston Tea Party event ($3.2 million @ 3:00 EST)

    12/16/2007 11:57:44 AM PST · by traviskicks · 288 replies · 1,989+ views
    Boston Globe ^ | 12/16/07 | Michael Levenson
    On Nov. 5, supporters of Ron Paul raked in more than $4.2 million in donations in 24 hours, mostly of them collected over the Internet. Today, they're at it again. Hoping to detonate what they call a "money bomb," the supporters started fundraising at midnight Saturday and have already raised $2 million as of about 10:30 a.m. today, more than at this point on Nov. 5, according to figures they posted online. They hope to collect a total of $10 million by midnight Sunday. Last time, they tied their fundraising to Guy Fawkes Day, which commemorates a British mercenary who...
  • Ron Paul on track to be biggest fundraiser (politico)

    11/30/2007 9:07:21 AM PST · by traviskicks · 171 replies · 275+ views
    Politico ^ | 11/30/07 | Jeanne Cummings
    Ron Paul may not win his party’s primary, but he is on track to capture another big title: Top Republican fundraiser for the final quarter of the money-obsessed 2008 presidential primary. In the first two months of the quarter that began Oct. 1, Paul already has raised more than $9.75 million, putting him easily within range to best the amount rival Mitt Romney received from donors during the entire third quarter. The Texas congressman has set a goal of raising $12 million before the fourth quarter’s Dec. 31st deadline, a sum New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani couldn’t achieve in the...
  • Paul expects over $12M in 4th quarter

    12/02/2007 1:44:34 PM PST · by BGHater · 87 replies · 192+ views
    AP ^ | 02 Dec 2007 | Hope Yen
    Republican Ron Paul said Sunday his upstart presidential campaign is on track to raise more than $12 million this quarter, boldly predicting the Iowa polls "are going to continue to shift" once he's finished spending it all. Speaking on CNN's "Late Edition," Paul said he had raised roughly $10.4 million so far in the quarter beginning Oct. 1, an amount that is already double the $5.2 million he pulled in during the third quarter. A big online fundraising effort planned for Dec. 16 could push the fourth quarter's total higher by several million, he said. "We are going to be...
  • Rudy Giuliani remains the top choice for Republican Party supporters (Paul climbs to 5% )

    November 4 Ron Paul 5%
  • The Ron Paul Juggernaut

    11/07/2007 4:50:56 AM PST · by George W. Bush · 53 replies · 458+ views
    AOL News ^ | 11/6/07 | David Knowles
    The Ron Paul Juggernaut By David KnowlesNov 6th 2007 8:14AM This morning, a collective gasp of dismay was heard coming from the Republican party candidates for president. The news? Texas congressman Ron Paul has set a new GOP single-day fundraising record. In a 24-hour period Mr. Paul raised $4.2 Million dollars through on-line donations. The astonishing total suddenly has people wondering: Is this guy for real? Though he may not win the Republican nomination, his candidacy can no longer be written off as "the longest of long shots." He's raising top-tier money, and attracting thousands of new supporters every week,...
  • Are Ron Paul Supporters Real?

    11/07/2007 5:54:10 AM PST · by theothercheek · 382 replies · 689+ views
    Blogger News Network ^ | November 7, 2007
    Second-tier presidential candidate Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) pulled off a first-rate fundraising coup, netting $4.3 million in online contributions from 38,000 donors in a single day, bringing his total haul to $7.3 million in 4Q 2007. No other Republican comes close to Paul’s 24-hour feat, but Sen. Hillary Clinton (D-NY) has him beat at $6.2 million. Paul supporters flashed their cash in honor of Guy Fawkes Day, which commemorates the would-be assassin of England’s King James I on Nov. 5, 1605. Guy Fawkes was also the inspiration the novel-turned-movie "V for Vendetta," in which the lead character takes on a...
  • Paul Flush With Cash, Has Hopes for N.H.

    11/07/2007 1:37:18 PM PST · by Baladas · 33 replies · 45+ views
    The Associated Press ^ | Nov 7, 2007 | NORMA LOVE
    Pumped up by a record day of online fundraising, Republican presidential contender Ron Paul said Wednesday he hopes to do well in a New Hampshire campaign in which he's emerging as a potential spoiler or more. In an Associated Press interview, he said people startled by the $4.3 million take from his volunteer-led fundraising blitz Monday might be surprised on Election Day as well. "They said if the candidate doesn't call and pander to special interests you can't raise enough money. But here, we found out the campaign is very spontaneous and volunteers are coming," he said. "So, I would...
  • What's behind Ron Paul's huge '08 fundraising haul

    11/07/2007 6:31:22 PM PST · by George W. Bush · 48 replies · 275+ views
    Christian Science Monitor ^ | November 8, 2007 | Linda Feldmann
    The Republican '08 hopeful has raised more than $7.5 million so far this quarter, partly reflecting the success of the Internet in drawing like-minded people together. Suddenly, Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul has become a money-making machine. As of 11:44 Wednesday morning, the libertarian-leaning, "get out of Iraq now" congressman from Texas had pulled in $7,556,621.90 in the quarter beginning Oct. 1. <snip> On Monday, an independent effort by Paul backers raised a stunning $4.2 million for his campaign, nearly all of it online. At the rate Paul is going, he will have a fourth-quarter funding total that rivals...
  • Are Pollsters Censoring Ron Paul from State Polls?

    11/08/2007 8:51:31 AM PST · by ksen · 132 replies · 328+ views
    USA Election Polls ^ | May 18, 2007
    There have been 27 republican primary polls taken this calendar year WITHOUT referencing Ron Paul. And only 5 polls with Ron Paul.
  • Ron Paul Schools Ben Bernanke Again

    11/08/2007 1:41:11 PM PST · by Captain Kirk · 79 replies · 573+ views
    YouTube ^ | November 8, 2007