Saturday, January 26, 2008

Mitt Romney wins straw poll in Jackson County, Oregon

All politics is local. Tonight at the Jackson County,Oregon Republican Lincoln Day Dinner, Mitt Romney won the Presidential Straw Poll as follows:

Mitt Romney 46%
Mike Huckabee 16%
John McCain 14%
Rudy Giuliani 12%
Ron Paul 10%

Over 300 Republican gathered at the main ballroom of the Red Lion Hotel,in Medford,for the dinner and the Straw Poll. U.S. Congressman Greg Walden skipped the Republican Congressional weekend retreat at the Greenbrier Resort in West Virgina, to return to Oregon and speak at tonight's dinner. Radio Talk Show Personality Rusty Humphries was the featured speaker.