Friday, January 4, 2008

Ron Paul Beats Giuliani in Iowa Caucus

The results are in and Congressman Ron Paul posted a strong finish in the Iowa caucus with 10% of the vote compared to Rudy Giuliani's 4%. This occured in a state that leans heavily toward the Christian Conservative side and in a state where Congressman Paul spent significantly less money than his rivals. Although Congressman Paul finished in 5th place, his showing in Iowa is consistent with straw poll results that, in addition to predicting a 5th place finish in Iowa, also predict a 1st place win in many other states.

Here's what Wolf Blitzer of CNN had to say about Ron Paul's results in Iowa: