Iowa straw poll: Michele Bachmann wins, Ron Paul a very close second

Ron Paul finished a very close second place in the Iowa straw poll, less than 1% behind the winner Michele Bachmann, only 152 votes off of first place.

With a total of 16,892 votes cast, the results were as follows: 

Place Candidate Votes Percentage
1 Michele Bachmann 4823 28.5%
2 Ron Paul 4671 27.6%
3 Tim Pawlenty 2293 13.6%
4 Rick Santorum 1657 9.8%
5 Herman Cain 1456 8.6%
6 Rick Perry (write-in) 718 4.3%
7 Mitt Romney 567 3.4%
8 Newt Gingrich 385 2.3%
9 Jon Huntsman 69 0.4%
10 Thaddeus McCotter 35 0.2%
Scattering 162 1.0%

 

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