Sunday, January 27, 2008

Ron Paul Wins Saturday Middletown Straw Poll - Even Over Hillary Clinton!


Middletown’s Holy Trinity Church was the venue for the 2nd night of straw polling held in Middletown, CT. In a crowd of about 75 present, people voted on ballots fore first, second and third choices of all the candidates. After all the votes were counted, Ron Paul came in first in all three ballots.

Results of the Jan. 26 Middletown Straw Poll:
First Ballot:
Romney - 2%
McCain - 2%
Obama - 20%
Clinton - 30%
Paul - 42%

Second Ballot:
Obama - 22%
Clinton - 32%
Paul - 42%

Third Ballot
Clinton - 42%
Paul - 46%

Detailed coverage of this event is over at Right of Middle.
Secretary of State, Susan Bysiewicz, even graced us with her presence.

Oh and by the way, here's more great news from the Ron Paul campaign:
Alabama Republican Assembly Endorses Ron Paul

After taking second place in Nevada - The Paul campaign took 2nd in Louisiana - although that was after some shenanigans after Dr. Paul took first place there. The caucus vote is being hotly disputed because of many irregularities.