GOP Straw Poll and Party Platform | Fox & Hounds Daily

A more moderate platform than the 2008 version was introduced at the convention by a drafting committee and caused much heated discussion before it was derailed temporarily in committee. The vote was close: 60-55. The battle on the platform is not over. The platform will be finalized next year…” (I disagree with the author that the straw poll which Ron Paul won will soon be forgotten. I do agree with Joel Fox, the author, that that is what supporters of a candidate who scored way behind in such poll would say.)
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