Congressman Ron Paul (R-Texas) on Monday said he believes U.S. foreign policy is playing a major role in the continued conflict between Israel and Palestine. In a statement, Paul calls for a shift in America’s foreign policy and blasts the current administration’s approach to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict for being stagnant and mirroring that of the Bush [...]
A few dozen Ron Paul supporters walked out of the convention hall Wednesday night of the Republican National Convention marching in protest of new RNC rules that denied 10 Maine delegates to vote for Congressman Ron Paul.
In the days before the RNC officially begins, an intense struggle between party factions is playing out behind the scenes, as the GOP mainstream defends itself from an insurgency led by constitutionalist hardliner Rep. Ron Paul. Inspired by the congressman’s 2008 candidacy, hardliners have captured state and local seats, and in the presidential race won 373 of the 2,286 delegates. [...]
Romney surpassed the required number of 1,144 delegates well before the roll call was completed.
The Republican National Committee’s decision to exclude 10 Maine delegates who supported the libertarian-leaning candidate sparked outrage among Paul’s vocal base.
The second day of the Republican National Convention featured a contentious reception for Congressman Ron Paul and clever jabs from Republican House candidates against the Democratic opposition.
Santorum described the convention as “an important time for us to rally behind Mitt Romney and his vision to put our country back on track.”
The Kentucky Republican continues to express outrage over Pakistan’s decision to imprison a doctor who helped the U.S. track down Osama bin Laden.
“Doing so with any hope of success would take many tens of millions of dollars we simply do not have,” Ron Paul said in a statement.