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Ron Paul's quirky political career: A visual history

Ron Paul's quirky political career: A visual history

The libertarian congressman was a long shot to win the presidency, but throughout his long career he has succeeded in shaping the modern Republican Party

 
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Edward Morrissey

Edward Morrissey: Ron Paul's true endgame

It's not about convention antics or party platforms. It's about seizing the machinery of state GOPs nationwide

 
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Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) has less than one-tenth as many delegates as Mitt Romney, but Paul's surprising delegate hauls in Maine and Nevada prove that the libertarian won't exit the race quietly.

Ron Paul's stealthy delegate strategy: What does he really want?

The GOP's dark horse libertarian hits pay dirt in Maine and Nevada, racking up convention delegates despite Mitt Romney's apparent lock on the party's nomination

 
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In the 20 GOP presidential debates to date, Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) hasn't attacked Mitt Romney once, according to a ThinkProgress analysis.

Has Ron Paul sold out?

The feisty libertarian takes it much easier on Mitt Romney than on his other GOP rivals — and earns criticism for abandoning his principles

 
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Ron Paul is seen on a television screen during a caucus night party for Nevada winner Mitt Romney: Paul finished in third place, behind Romney and Newt Gingrich.

Has Ron Paul's caucus strategy failed?

The Texan's hardcore fans were supposed to deliver for him in libertarian Nevada. They didn't, and some politicos argue that Paul's plan is fatally flawed

 
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He may not have much of a shot at the GOP nomination, but Ron Paul could still win enough delegates to be a kingmaker at August's Republican National Convention.

The 'insurgent' Ron Paul: Why he's the 2012 X-factor

Few think Paul will be the nominee. But an increasing number of people think he'll play a huge role in the GOP fight — and in the general election

 
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Ron Paul's remarkably devoted fans: A slideshow

Ron Paul's remarkably devoted fans: A slideshow

The 76-year-old libertarian doesn't just have supporters — he has a rockstar following

 
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Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) finished in a strong second place in New Hampshire's primary, and fans say the libertarian could shock the world by actually winning the nomination.

Does a strong Ron Paul help Mitt Romney — or hurt him?

Team Romney is "thrilled" that the polarizing libertarian has emerged as Mitt's toughest competition — but Paul could be a bigger threat than they realize

 
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As the first- and second-place finishers in Tuesday's New Hampshire primary, Mitt Romney and Ron Paul each made rousing victory speeches, though substantively and stylistically, the speeches couldn't have been more different.

Romney and Paul's dueling N.H. speeches: 7 talking points

The undisputed GOP frontrunner and Texas libertarian both claim to have triumphed in the Granite State primary. Who won the war of the victory speeches?

 
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Daniel Larison

Daniel Larison: The GOP's massive Santorum-Paul schism

Santorum is an unrepentant Bush-era interventionist. Paul is a fierce critic of U.S. interference abroad. And the GOP can't decide who's right

 
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Ron Paul's secret weapon? Armies of loyal supporters ready to swarm caucuses in nearly a dozen key states, says BuzzFeed.

Ron Paul's 'complex plan' to thwart Mitt Romney

The Texan probably can't win the GOP nomination, says BuzzFeed, but he has a strategy to win enough delegates to become his party's unlikely "kingmaker"

 
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Kent Sorenson's dramatic defection from Michele Bachmann's team to the Ron Paul campaign dealt an embarrassing blow to the struggling Minnesotan.

Why Michele Bachmann's Iowa chief endorsed Ron Paul: 3 theories

Mere days before the Minnesotan tries to make a splash in the Iowa caucuses, prominent backer Kent Sorenson dramatically dumps her for Ron Paul

 
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Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas), who wants to abolish the Fed and abandon many of America's overseas adventures, is now the frontrunner in most Iowa polls.

Can anyone stop Ron Paul from winning Iowa?

With less than a week to go before the critical caucuses, the Texas libertarian leads in the polls, and may be poised for an upset victory

 
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Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) was put on the defensive Wednesday by CNN's Gloria Borger, who pushed Paul to answer for allegedly racist newsletters published under his name in the '80s and '90s.

Ron Paul's 'racist newsletters': The 'testy' CNN interview

After being hounded about his role in publishing controversial missives in the '80s and '90s, the GOP hopeful grows increasingly agitated and storms off camera

 
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Ron Paul's surge in Iowa is worrying some conservatives, who think that if the fringe libertarian wins the Jan. 3 caucuses, future candidates will take Iowa less seriously.

Would a Ron Paul win 'kill' the Iowa caucuses?

The unconventional libertarian's conventional Iowa campaign is paying off, big time — and Hawkeye State Republicans are in a panic

 
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Ron Paul looks strong heading into the Jan. 3 Iowa caucuses, but many political analysts remain convinced that the GOP would never nominate the libertarian.

Ron Paul's Iowa surge: How will it affect the 2012 race?

The libertarian gadfly has a good shot at winning the first contest of the GOP primary season. That may be good news for Mitt Romney... and President Obama

 
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