Representative Ron Paul looks like the top contender from a poll taken at the Tea Party summit in AZ. He, Georgia radio host Herman Cain, and Governor Tim Pawlenty spoke. Interestingly, Sarah Palin came in third.
Now, Newt Gingrich also is throwing his hat in the ring according to GOP officials. AP Sources: Gingrich Closer to Presidential Run
“Two years ago today, Americans from all across the nation and from all walks of life began a movement on a national scale,” he wrote Sunday on his Facebook page. “Fed up with a Republican Party that forgot its reformer roots and a Democratic Party where every solution involved more government, tea party rallies began brewing in over 50 cities with an estimated 30,000 people attending.”
He’s sucking up to the Tea Party, but will he run on a GOP ticket? Are all these candidates fighting for the GOP nomination? Will there be three boxes on the general election ballot – Republican, Democrat, Tea?
It will be very interesting to see who will end up running against Obama. Who’s your pick?