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Ron Paul supporters look past convention fight

Post by Jordan Schrader / The News Tribune on June 1, 2012 at 8:02 am |
June 1, 2012 8:02 am

Ron Paul supporters trained Thursday for a fight at the state Republican convention today and Saturday to gain as many delegates as possible to the national convention.

But they also looked to the future. Many in the crowd were running to be precinct committee officers, the neighborhood representatives who have a say in how the party runs.

“We are the new activist branch of the Republican Party,” organizer Matt Dubin told the crowd, “and soon, very soon, all GOP candidates will be forced to seek our support if they want any chance of success.”

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