Texas has its Republican primary on May 29, 2012 and will be awarding 155 delegates proportionately to the candidates. This means that the number of delegates each candidate is awarded in the state is based on the number of votes each candidate receives. Rick Santorum and his campaign staff are attempting to change that.
Rick Santorum would like to make Texas a winner-take-all state in an effort to narrow Mitt Romney's delegate lead. The Texas Republican Party drafted an email Thursday to call an emergency meeting and attempt to change the delegate allocation rules.
It seems unlikely they'll be able to pull it off...
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