Date: Sat, 14 Sep 2002 22:48:10 -0400 From: email@example.com Subject: Re: Primaries To: LPUS-CAMP@dehnbase.org (LP business - campaigns) Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
the "prag" candidate in Arizona out spent the "purist" by about a 100 to 1 but got less than one percent more votes.
Also independents can vote in the AZ primaries.
On Sat, 14 Sep 2002 11:50:13 -0400, Bill Woolsey <email@example.com> wrote:
>Has anyone figured out the percent of
>LP primary voters in Arizona relative
>to all primary voters there? Is my
>general impression correct that we had
>a contest between a hyper-purist and
>pragmatic extremist? If so, this would
>be a battle between major factions of
>the LP. It would be a measure of how
>many people care enough about the direction
>of the LP to participate.
>Of course, Wisconsin is different from
>Arizona and it may well be that baseline
>participation in the Wisconsin LP is much
>less than in Arizona.