Ron Paul supporters shut down state GOP Convention

Here is an interesting development from Nevada.  It appears that Ron Paul delegates to the State Convention were able to overcome John McCain and were on the verge of increasing their number of delegates to the national convention.  Rather than accept this, the Nevada Republican Party shut down the convention.  Here is the AP article.

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Outmaneuvered by raucous Ron Paul supporters, Nevada Republican Party leaders abruptly shut down their state convention and now must resume the event to complete a list of 31 delegates to the GOP national convention.

Outnumbered supporters of expected Republican presidential nominee John McCain faced off Saturday against well-organized Paul supporters. A large share of the more than 1,300 state convention delegates enabled Paul supporters to get a rule change positioning them for more national convention delegate slots than expected.

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