Supporters of Ron Paul "commandeered the Maine Republican Party convention Saturday as part of a multi-state strategy designed to give him a voice at the national GOP convention in Tampa," the Portland Press Herald reports.
"Paul's backers took control of key parliamentary positions and the convention agenda. The effort was part of the Paul campaign's national effort to overtake Republican state conventions and win enough state delegates to send Paul to the national convention.
TAMPA, FLA. — The Wisconsin Republican Party is definitely having a moment here at the Republican National Convention. Three of this year's biggest GOP stars herald from the Badger State — most notably Congressman Paul Ryan, who tak...