Parties report caucus results
Both Democrats and Republicans turned out on Feb. 7 in Pine County to take part in Minnesota Caucus 2012
In the race for the Republican nomination for president, Rick Santorum was the nonbinding winner in Pine County.
With a total of 277 Republicans voting. Santorum received 126 votes; Ron Paul received 82 votes; Mitt Romney received 40 votes; and Newt Gingrich received 29
The Pine County Republicans reported that there were 52 delegates and 57
Sorry, Edward True. You aren't here to count, you're here to keep quiet and show some support for the ordained.
True said at his 53-person caucus at the
Garrett Memorial Library, Romney received two votes. According to the
Iowa Republican Party's website, True's precinct cast 22 votes for
However, that doesn't change the fact
that Romney won. After all, the Iowa Republican Party didn't ask True to
do any counting. They'll do their own counting:
A spokeswoman with the Iowa
Republican Party said True is not a precinct captain and he's not a
county chairperson so he has no business talking about election