TAMPA, Fla. — Tampa is the end of the road for Ron Paul’s presidential hopes, but his die-hard supporters aren’t going quietly into the night.
They are making one last stink here, complaining to anyone who will listen that the Texas congressman got a raw deal from the managers of the Republican National Convention.
It’s not exactly the image of unity and common purpose Mitt Romney was hoping to project at the convention, which is set to have its full slate of speakers take the stage starting Tuesday after most of Monday's events were rescheduled because of Tropical Storm Isaac.
“I’d rather have Obama than Romney,” said Stephanie Traska, a Georgetown, Texas, graphic designer who attended a Ron Paul event Sunday night. “I’m against foreign wars.”
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