Ron Paul supporters will strike a deal with establishment GOP

I imagine this won't sit well with a lot of the true believers, but if you want to have a seat at the table, you have to play the game. CNN: A stand off between Ron Paul supporters and the Republican National Committee over convention delegates appears to be easing, and both sides are close to announcing a deal that could help avoid a potentially embarrassing moment for Mitt Romney on the day he receives the GOP presidential nomination. The deal, which is expected to be announced Tuesday afternoon, will seat more Paul delegates at next week's Republican National Convention, an act that could help prevent an organized effort by Paul supporters to try and bring Monday's opening session to a grinding halt. "This is a major step towards peace and good will on the convention floor," said a Paul source familiar with the negotiations. The source spoke on the condition of anonymity because the deal had not yet been made public. The RNC has agreed to seat 17 Ron Paul delegates from...(Read Full Post)