Wednesday, January 4, 2012
What's in a Caucus?
Ever since the Iowa caucuses propelled McGovern in the 1972 Democratic race, a lot of interest has been put into this state. What this bodes for Rick Santorum remains to be seen, but here is a short history of the Iowa caucuses.
You have to marvel at how the former Pennsylvania senator went from a virtual nobody in this election cycle to a virtual tie with Romney in Iowa. But, with the two of them together barely getting 50% of the caucus vote, you can still say it is a "hung jury" as far as a clear frontrunner in the GOP race.