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How Do You Rig a Straw Poll?

After finishing second to Mitt Romney in a straw poll at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, D.C., presidential candidate Rick Santorum insinuated on Sunday that Romney had gamed the vote. “I don’t try to rig straw polls,” Santorum sniped. How, exactly, does a candidate rig a straw poll?
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Santorum Says Romney Rigged Straw Poll

Politics / US Politics : Taegan Goddard's Political Wire (3 years ago)

Rick Santorum suggested that Mitt Romney's campaign may have rigged a straw poll of conservative activists by paying the entrance fee for supporters, The Hill reports. Said Santorum: "I don't try to rig straw polls." He added: "You ... Read Post

Mitt Romney wins CPAC straw poll (The Ticket)

Politics / US Politics : The Ticket (3 years ago)

The Ticket - Mitt Romney won the presidential straw poll at the Conservative Political Action Conference Saturday with 38 percent of the vote, 7 points ahead of Rick Santorum, who placed second. The straw poll is essentially an in-h... Read Post

Santorum Suggests Romney 'Rigged' CPAC Straw Poll

US Politics / Liberal : Crooks and Liars (3 years ago)

Click here to view this media Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum on Sunday dismissed former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney's win in the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) straw poll by insinuating the vote ... Read Post

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