Breaking News: Herman Cain Wins Florida Presidential Straw Poll

September 25, 2011 in Election

ORLANDO, FL- In an upset victory, former Godfather’s Pizza CEO Herman Cain has won the Republican Party of Florida’s Presidential Straw Poll with 37.1% of 2,657 votes cast by Florida GOP delegates. Texas Governor Rick Perry came in second with 15.4%, and former Massachussetts governor Mitt Romney, who did not actively participate in the poll, came in third with 14%. Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, who won the Iowa Straw poll in August, came in last place with 1.5 %.

Results from the Republican Party of Florida:

1. Herman Cain 37.1%

2. Rick Perry, 15.4%

3. Mitt Romney, 14%

4. Ron Paul, 10.4%

5. Rick Santorum, 10.9%

6. Newt Gingrich, 8.4%

7. Jon Huntsman, 2.3%

8. Michele Bachmann, 1.5%

by Serafin Gomez | September 24, 2011