Originally posted by GogoVicMorrow
reply to post by Kenrichaed
People keep saying that, the news keeps reporting it, but it's just not true.
We don't know where the delegates are going to go. It is a projection of where they would go if the delegate was a hardcore supporter of the winner of that state which is not always the case in an election with no clear cut winner. No matter how hard they want Romney to be, he just isn't yet.
Ralph Ginorio, a history teacher from Limington, Maine, was a surrogate for Rick Santorum and spoke to the crowd in favor of him. At one point, Ginorio talked about how Santorum is the one candidate who says what he means and means what he says. "That's Ron Paul!" someone in the crowd yelled. In response, Ginorio said, "Ron Paul's isolationist policy invites a second Holocaust."
On Thursday, uber-primary watcher Josh Putnam warns of extrapolating delegate counts from states that do not explicitly tie election results to the actual allocation of delegates.