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Rand Paul Wins Presidential Straw Poll At Conservative Gathering

By Maeve Reston, Los Angeles Times OXON HILL, Md.– For the second year in a row, Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky won the presidential straw poll at the annual gathering of conservatives known as CPAC– this year leading his closest rival by 20 points. The results were announced Saturday night as 2008 vice presidential nominee […]

March 9, 2014

Herman Cain Stuns Perry at Straw Poll As Republicans Reconsider Field

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry worked to convince Florida Republicans Saturday that he is the strongest contender for the GOP nomination despite a shaky debate performance earlier this week that has sparked jitters about his bid. Perry lost a key test vote in Florida to businessman Herman Cain on Saturday after making […]

September 26, 2011