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2011 CPAC Presidential Straw Poll Results

February 12, 2011 politisite 5

Texas Congressman Ron Paul won the CPAC presidential straw poll this afternoon gaining 30% of the vote, with former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney coming in second with 23%. Other candidates in the straw poll lagged far behind – former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin got only 3% of the vote. The results for the other candidates: Former NM Gov. Gary Johnson: 6% NJ Gov. Chris Christie: 6% Former Speaker Newt Gingrich: […]

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New Hampshire GOP 2012 Election Straw Poll Results

January 22, 2011 politisite 0

Here are the results from the WMUR, ABC News, NH GOP 2012 Straw Poll that was conducted today at the NH GOP annual meeting held at Pinkerton Academy in Derry. Nearly 500 republicans were eligible to vote, and 273 of them cast ballots. Straw Poll Results: 1 Mitt Romney Former Massachusetts Governor 35% 2 Ron Paul Texas Congressman 11% 3 Tim Pawlenty Former Minnesota Governor 8% 4 Sarah Palin Former […]

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Why did Mitt Romney endorse S.C.'s Nikki Haley for Governor?

April 27, 2010 politisite 0

That’s one of several questions raised by Karen Tumulty’s great story Thursday on the politics of down-ballot endorsements by potential 2012 GOP presidential candidates. Some Republicans were mystified by Romney’s decision in March to back Nikki Haley, a South Carolina state representative, in the governor’s race there. Those close to Romney note that she was one of the few prominent South Carolina Republicans to stand with him in that state’s […]

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Mitt Romney wins Presidential Straw Poll at SRLC

April 11, 2010 politisite 0

When it comes to voting for a potential Presidential candidate, Sarah Palin only came in third behind Ron Paul and Mitt Romney.  If anyone can Analise a straw poll, one might infer that voters want someone who has a strong record on economic issues.  Romney fits that particular bill.   Romney came in first with 24% edging out Ron Paul by a single vote.  Palin and Gingrich tied for third with […]