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This would be very good news for Democrats. In the last two elections, Ralph Nader ran on a third-party ticket, and Democrats have long suspected that he was instrumental in getting George W. Bush "selected." Of course you have to factor in vote-rigging and the Supreme Court handing the Presidency to W.
That said, Ron Paul may syphon off some Democratic votes, but would be likely to take even more Republican ones. Go for it, Ron!
Ron Paul has a lot of money. That money and his people have to go somewhere because he's not getting the GOP nomination. On Meet The Press, Paul wouldn't rule out a possible independent run for President. Paul had to know Russert would ask the question, so it sounds like he's laying the groundwork. . .
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