Tag Archive for DNC

Did we finally reach the finish line for nomination or not?

Last night the final primaries were held in South Dakota and Montana.  Clinton carried SD and Obama took MT.  Obama has reached and surpassed the number necessary to nominate.  Unpledged delegates are continuing to move in his direction.  But some claim the race still isn’t over.  So is Senator Obama the nominee or isn’t he? …

DNC Rules & Bylaws Committee

Perhaps I’m the only “Process Nerd” glued to coverage of the Democratic National Committee Rules and Bylaws hearing on a beautiful Spring afternoon. But I’m sure there are others out there. What do you think so far? Here is the link to the Live CNN.com webcast. I think that Donna Brazile summed it up best…

Hillary and her reasons for staying in the race.

In order to change our debate a little, and if possible away from Hoa Van Tran, I bring up Hillary Clinton’s remarks to the Sioux Falls Argus Leader editorial board this week. What makes this whole thing disturbing is that it is pretty clear that Hillary wil not withdraw from the Presidential Primary until after…

Just What, Precisely, Is the Plan?

Up front: 1- Yes, I am an ardent Obama supporter. 2- I do not claim a monopoly on good ideas; neither do I possess crystal clear insight. 3- Sen. Clinton has every right to continue her campaign. 4- Florida and Michigan will somehow be seated with voting delegates. 5- I will vote for her in…

Indiana & North Carolina Primary Results OPEN THREAD

UPDATE: Barack Obama’s projected to win North Carolina. With just over 40% reporting, Hillary Clinton is maintaining a healthy lead in Indiana. So it just may look like a draw. Stay tuned… OK, you should know the drill by now… But I think I’ll shake it up a little nonetheless. Go over to CNN to…

LATE BREAKING: HILLARY CLINTON WINS PENNSYLVANIA!!

UPDATE: It’s now official. All the networks have called The Keystone State for Hillary. So will PA now be the “key” to Hillary winning the nomination? We’ll see. With nearly all the precincts reporting, Hillary’s looking to close with a solid 10% margin of victory. Yes, the pundit class is shocked that PA Democrats stuck…