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Gingrich to challenge Florida’s “winner take all” rule, demand proportional award of delegates

Gingrich to challenge Florida’s “winner take all” rule, demand proportional award of delegates

He’s got a case, I think. Simple rule: Every state that goes before April 1 is required to award its delegates proportionally. Florida was supposed to go after that date but moved up its primary in defiance of the RNC’s wishes. They were penalized by having half of their 99 delegates taken away — but for some reason, their “winner take all” rule was allowed to remain in effect despite […]

Exit Polls 2012 Florida Primary

Exit Polls 2012 Florida Primary

exit polls from Florida 2012 Florida primary exit polls: 2/3rds say debates mattered Two in three Florida primary voters say the presidential debates were an important factor in their vote, according to early CBS News exit polls. That’s a positive sign for Mitt Romney, who was widely seen as besting rival Newt Gingrich in the two Sunshine State debates over the past week. For evidence of the importance of the […]

Politisite Political Projections: Florida Primary January 31, 2012

Politisite Political Projections: Florida Primary January 31, 2012

Politisite provides projections based on a Momentum modality similar to that used in projecting stock prices. Politisite does NOT endorse any candidate during the primary process. Further, we do not receive funding from any political campaign. Having said that, here are our projections for the Florida Primary for January 31, 2012 Mitt Romney – 42% (+13) Newt Gingrich – 29% Rick Santorum – 13% Ron Paul – 10% We do […]

SC Republican Party Releases Final Delegate Numbers – Gingrich 23,Romney 2

SC Republican Party Releases Final Delegate Numbers – Gingrich 23,Romney 2

Columbia, S.C.-The South Carolina Republican Party today released final delegate numbers following the January 21, 2012 South Carolina Presidential Primary. With 100% of 2,117 precincts reporting, the statewide primary winner was Newt Gingrich. Gingrich won 11 at-large delegates with 40.43% of the vote. Mitt Romney finished second, winning no at large delegates with 27.85% of the vote. Gingrich also won two delegates in each of the following Congressional districts: 2nd, […]

Herman Cain endorses Newt Gingrich

Herman Cain endorses Newt Gingrich

Herman Cain Endorses Newt Gingrich for President Atlanta, GA – Former presidential candidate and Georgia businessman Herman Cain announced his endorsement of Newt Gingrich for president earlier this evening at the Palm Beach County GOP Lincoln Day Dinner.  In addition to his endorsement, Cain has accepted Newt’s invitation to co-chair the Tax Reform and Economic Growth Advisory Council for Speaker Gingrich. “It is time for conservatives and Republicans to refocus […]

Twitter a Critical Tool in Political Campaigns

Twitter a Critical Tool in Political Campaigns

Anyone who follows politics on Twitter, has seen in it’s use grow from comments by it’s users and news services about politics to being used by Campaigns to generate funds for it’s campaign, Fact checking, to pro- campaign messages to oppositional attacks on the others. President Obama has also used Twitter to generate calls to Congress to achieve it’s desired outcomes for public policy. Politisite uses twitter to ReTweet it’s […]