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JoAnn Wypijewski: The GOP’s Ron Paul Problem

by , posted on Monday, September 3rd, 2012 at 6:29 pm

from The Nation

The Republican party has a problem and his name is Ron Paul. The libertarian politician’s supporters are some of the most earnest and zealous members of the GOP’s current grassroots base, but at last week’s convention in Tampa, the party did everything in its power to quiet some of their more radical small-government critiques. Watch the full video with JoAnn Wypijewski to learn more about how the politics of the Paul delegates could soon lead to a split within the Republican party.