Originally Posted by [Phill]
Its pointless debating it cos RP wont win the nomination, but yes, Ron Paul doesnt represent the "progressive Democrats" any more than Obama does.
Anti war is a good start, but he is almost the exact polar opposite on what they look for on domestic issues.
Well no. Most progressives recognize that the war and banking system are currently eating us alive, and Obama hasn't shown that he cares about ANY progressive concerns even slightly. Liberal Progressives are far more disillusioned with the Democrat party than you seem to realize and they are an intelligent and informed demographic capable of switching their vote...I should know...I am one
Just wait and see. Oh wait, nvmnd. It still doesn't have a rats ass chance in hell of happening.