Establishment GOP Insider Admitted to Plan to Subvert Iowa Caucus In Order to Prevent Ron Pauls Win : Iowa vote fraud official - Denver Conspiracy. It’s official, or is it?
Iowa GOP to Count Votes at Secret Location - In what may be a response to Occupy. 7 of the 8 Missing Iowa Precincts Voted Against Romney in 2008 - Impeach Obama Campaign. » Tonight’s Iowa Vote Count To Take Place At Secret Location Alex Jones. Concerns about subversion grow after Republican strategist says GOP establishment will not allow Ron Paul to win Paul Joseph Watson Infowars.com Tuesday, January 3, 2012 Tonight’s final vote tally for the Iowa caucuses will take place at a secret undisclosed location, an announcement that has stoked fears of vote fraud amongst Ron Paul supporters, concerns that were heightened following a Republican insider’s claim that the GOP establishment will not allow Paul to win.
Rick Santorum wins Iowa caucuses. By Nate, on January 4th, 2012 See Update Below Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney barely beat our former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum for the top spot in Iowa on Tuesday.
The counting went into the wee hours of the morning down to a handful of votes. Report from the Des Moines Register: Rivals Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum waged a down-to-the-wire battle for the Iowa Republican caucuses Tuesday, but shortly after 1:30 a.m. today, Romney was declared the victor by eight votes.Romney won 30,015 votes, compared with 30,007 for Santorum, out of 122,255 cast.Each of the men won 25 percent of the vote and proclaimed victory.Ron Paul was third, followed by Newt Gingrich, Rick Perry, Michele Bachmann and Jon Huntsman.Romney’s campaign strategists had carefully staged expectations to persuade the public and media that the former Massachusetts governor could emerge strongly from Iowa with a close second- or third-place finish.
Major Update. Squeaker of a victory in hand, Romney looks to NH. DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A squeaker of an Iowa victory in hand, Mitt Romney headed Wednesday into the New Hampshire primary — in his own political backyard — insisting that staying power sets him apart from runners-up Rick Santorum and Ron Paul and the rest of the GOP presidential field.
He shrugged off the promise of sharper criticism from his rivals. "I've got a big target on me now," Romney said, adding that doesn't faze him. "I've got broad shoulders. I'm willing to handle it. " Michele Bachmann Drops Out of Presidential Race. Jan 4, 2012 10:58am Chris Carlson/AP Photo Rep.
Michele Bachmann suspended her presidential campaign after placing sixth in Tuesday’s Iowa Republican caucuses, she announced today. “Last night, the people of Iowa spoke with a very clear voice, so I have decided to stand aside,” Bachmann said at a news conference, flanked by her parents, husband and five children. “I have no regrets, none whatsoever. Bachmann said she will continue to fight the policies of President Obama, particularly his health care legislation, calling the 2012 election “the last chance to turn our country around, before we go down the road of socialism.” She said she was motivated to stop Obama and not by a thirst for power. Santorum wins Iowa, officially. » Media Cover-up: Ron Paul’s Standing Not Discussed in Iowa Vote Reshuffle Alex Jones. Kurt Nimmo Infowars.com January 19, 2012.
Video - Breaking News Videos. Paul on third-place finish: 'Nothing to be ashamed of' Meet the Mainstream Press. By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Nothing is more emblematic of the mainstream media (MSM) than NBC’s “Meet the Press.”
I wonder if it should be renamed “Meet the Corporate Mainstream Press” because that is exactly what it was on Sunday. Before the first vote was cast, Sunday’s panel anointed Mitt Romney as the Republican candidate to face Barack Obama this fall. I really wonder why we have caucuses or primaries at all. Can someone explain the Iowa caucuses? : explainlikeimfive. Why Iowa Shouldn’t Vote First Anymore. A week before Iowa’s January 3 caucuses, the outcome of the Republican contest is hard to predict: Ron Paul, Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney all stand a chance at winning.
Last day: 23 Iowa campaign stops combined. DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The White House their goal, Republican presidential hopefuls raced across Iowa on Monday in a final, full day of frenzied appeals for support in precinct caucuses that open the 2012 campaign.
"It is the race you make it," an upset-minded Rick Santorum told voters soon to pick a winner. In the race's final hours, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney predicted victory and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich all but forecast his own defeat. From Sioux City in the western part of the state to Davenport in the east, the six presidential hopefuls hustled through 23 fast-paced campaign events combined. That and the $13 million or more already spent on television commercials was evidence enough of the outsized importance Iowa holds in the race to pick a Republican opponent for President Barack Obama next fall.
Romney had one eye on his GOP rivals and another on Obama as he argued he is in the best position of all to capture the White House. Texas Rep. Texas Gov. Media Cite Unnamed Critic To Dismiss Iowa As 'Too White,' 'Too Rural' As Iowa voters head to their caucuses tonight, some in the media are asking if Iowa is "too white, too evangelical, too rural" to accurately represent the political views of the country as a whole. That's how NBC correspondent Andrea Mitchell phrased it while interviewing Republican strategist Mike Murphy. Now, Mitchell wasn't making that charge herself, of course. She was merely citing unnamed "critics" who hold that view, she said. As was the New York Times' A.G. Sulzberger, who in mid-December wrote this : "Iowa has long been criticized as too much of an outlier to be permanently endowed such an outsize influence in shaping the presidential field.
The unnamed critic certainly is getting a lot of media coverage these days. Is Iowa too small, rural, Christian and white to be a fair representation of the country? The GOP field: The week ahead - James Hohmann. Rick Santorum has campaigned harder than anyone in Iowa this year.
So it’s not surprising that he’s the first Republican back on the Iowa trail after Christmas — with a pheasant hunt and press conference in Adel Monday. After that event, though, most of the GOP 2012 field begins the final sprint toward the Jan. 3 caucuses, with no more debates to shift the narrative and all the ad time already bought up. Continue Reading.