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March 16, 2013 - 3:25 pm
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Keara Vickers, campus coordinator for Students for Liberty, is a registered Libertarian. Vickers said she was leaning toward casting her straw poll ballot for Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.).

Both Rubio and Paul spoke on Thursday to a crowd very responsive to the messages from both of the senators. Rubio maintained during his speech on Thursday that the party does not need any new ideas while Paul called for change, saying “the GOP of old has grown stale and moss-covered.”

Ryan, however, did not offer his opinion on the future direction of the GOP when he spoke at CPAC on Friday and he did not hint at a potential run in 2016.

Other participants would like to see new faces on the ballot. Barbara Marshall of Richmond, Va., thinks Dr. Ben Carson would be a good candidate.

Carson, director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital, spoke Saturday morning and hinted at the possibility of running for office.

Paul won the poll with 25 percent of the vote, with Rubio coming in a close second at 23 percent.

Runners up were former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.) with 8 percent, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) with 7 percent, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) at 6 percent, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) at 5 percent, pediatric neurosurgeon Ben Carson and Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) with 4 percent each, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) and former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin at 3 percent each.

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MONDAY, MARCH 18, 2013 The Congressional Budget Debate Is Just A Sideshow By Ron Paul

http://www.thedailybell.com/28839/Ron-Paul-The-Congressional-Budget-Debate-Is-Just-A-Sideshow
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It looks like we're off to a rip-roaring start..

With over 3 1/2 years and 765,233 prime-time primary debates to go, I'm (black, female, Hispanic, other) and it is (Americas, Caucasians, Jews) fault are firmly in the drivers seat.

May, might, will whoever has the most biggest lug nuts win...

Again!
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Er, didn't Ron (yes, Ron) Paul win the polling last year, by a decent margin? How did that work out?
Quite.
1 year ago
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Look at their voting records and view their actions and ignore their scripted talking points! Actions always speak louder than words!


The 14 Senators Who Voted Against NDAA (D-MD), Coburn (R-OK), Crapo (R-ID), DeMint (R-SC), Durbin (D-IL), Franken (D-MN), Harkin (D-IA), Lee (R-UT), Merkley (D-OR), Paul (R-KY), Risch (R-ID), Sanders (I-VT), Wyden (D-OR) (14 American Heroes) Look no Rubio on this list. Beware he is Progressive folks!


The Deal with Jack Hunter: Goodbye to Conservatism!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7TS4KCaoAGM


Published on Aug 15, 2012 Reality Check takes a look at Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan’s spending record during his seven terms in office.

http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=74b_1345089585&comments=1
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