How can anyone support Ron Paul after all the stories about his newsletters and the mounting body of evidence that he was aware of what those newsletters contained, as well as the fact that he refuses to disavow the support he's receiving from openly racist groups? He should be hounded out of the party for his disgusting views. But, there's so much silence. http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/26/u...disavow-the-support.html?pagewanted=1&_r=3&hp But he did not disavow their support. âIf they want to endorse me, theyâre endorsing what I do or say â it has nothing to do with endorsing what they say,â said Mr. Paul, who is now running strong in Iowa for the Republican nomination. Ron Paul Holding Iowa Lead In New PPP Poll The first new poll of likely Republican caucusgoers in Iowa since the Christmas holiday shows little change. Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) continues to run slightly ahead of former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney (24 to 20 percent), followed by former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (13 percent), Rep. Michelle Bachmann (R-Minn.) (11 percent), Texas Gov. Rick Perry and former Sen. Rick Santorum (10 percent each), former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman (4 percent) and former Louisiana Gov. Buddy Roemer (2 percent).