Why are Republicans afraid of an open convention?

Opinion | Bob Barr

A truly open convention would increase the GOP’s chances of defeating Barack Obama in November.

Romney: 'We're not going to go to a brokered convention' - TheDC

Politics | Jeff Poor

GOP presidential candidate tells Fox News the process will eventually settle who will be the nominee

Coulter on Palin, brokered convention: GOP has 'a problem with con men and charlatans' - TheDC

Politics | Jeff Poor

Conservative author and columnist cautions Republican candidates against using process to achieve celebrity status for profit

If it ain't fixed, broker it: a brief history of long conventions

Opinion | David Pietrusza

Until recently, it was rare for candidates to win their parties’ nominations without drawn-out convention fights.

Sarah Palin tips her hand

Opinion | Bart Marcois

She’s hoping to walk away from a brokered convention as the GOP’s nominee.