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Contested Convention

Jon Ward

How To Pick Off Delegates: A Reader's Guide To Republican Combat

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 03.16.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Ron Paul campaign says it is "courting delegates" in Iowa and other states, trying to win over as many as possible to support their ...

Jon Ward

Rick Santorum, Ron Paul On Track To Get Most Of Iowa's Delegates

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 03.15.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rick Santorum and Ron Paul are best positioned to win the most delegates in Iowa as the Republican primary process moves forward, making...

Romney Forced To Address Prospect Of Contested Convention

The Huffington Post | Jon Ward | Posted 02.28.2012 | Politics

NOVI, Mich. -- The prospect of a brokered or contested Republican convention is one that Mitt Romney would rather ignore, since it simply amplifies co...

For GOP, a Contested Convention Never Looked So Good

Steven Kurlander | Posted 04.25.2012 | Politics
Steven Kurlander

Delegates from all 50 states representing all walks of Republican life could battle it out in Tampa to ultimately pick a more electable presidential candidate than a Romney or a Santorum -- and actually give the GOP a chance to take the White House in November.

Jon Ward

Chris Christie's High Profile Absence From Mitt Romney Campaign Keeps Speculation Alive

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 02.22.2012 | Politics

NEW YORK -- You might say that if New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie wanted to discourage speculation that he'll make a surprise entry into the Republican...

GOP Could Face First Contested Convention In 60 Years

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Republican presidential race is so unsettled that some party officials are openly talking of a scenario that seemed almost unthinkable until now: ...