when a long train of abuses and usurpations, pursuing invariably the same
Object evinces a design to reduce them under absolute Despotism, it is their
right, it is their duty, to throw off such Government, and to provide new
Guards for their future security. – from
the Declaration of Independence
within the Republican Party continue to abuse their position, to the gain of
one candidate over another. This time, both a Tea Party group and the Ron Paul
campaign are accused of trying to “takeover” the Republican State Convention. A
Paul Campaign” has no official presence in Oklahoma at this time.
very large grassroots effort on behalf of Ron Paul that does not receive
help, guidance or funding from either the National Campaign or any other group.
“takeover” is inaccurate. We are simply Republicans showing up to participate.
Montgomery. We would like to know what your objection to our participation is.
We would also like to know why you refer to us as “elements” instead of
enthusiastic and active Republicans. Finally, we would like you to point out
that in order to be a State Delegate, you are required to attend a Precinct Meeting
and become a Delegate to your County Convention, and then attend County to
become a Delegate to State. If you don’t do this, you can’t be a delegate to
state, right? So, it might be too
late, if you didn’t go to those meetings, correct? We have rules about things
like this, don’t we? We will be watching.
Chair, District 2 OK GOP <email@example.com> wrote:
From: Tom Montgomery, Chair, District 2 OK GOP
Subject: STATE CONVENTION