Published on 03-20-2012 05:29 PM
WINS NEIGHBOR ISLANDS MAUI AND ‘BIG ISLAND’
HONOLULU, Hawaii – 2012 Republican Presidential candidate Ron Paul made history in Hawaii’s first-ever Republican caucus last week, winning neighbor islands Maui and “Big Island.”
The Aloha State held its first-ever Republican presidential caucus last Tuesday. In anticipation of what turnout might be, the Republican Party of Hawaii was buzzing with curiosity and excitement leading up to caucus day. Turnout predictions under discussion ranged from 4,000 to 6,000 voters. An air of success and celebration was palpable last Tuesday, when it was learned more than 10,000 Hawaiians participated.
On election night, the Ron Paul campaign was celebrating its victory of winning “The Big Island” as votes were reported