Results tagged “delagates” from onegoodmove

The Left Coaster: Upside Down

The Left Coaster: Upside Down

The most basic fact that everyone needs get through their heads is that the superdelegates are going to decide the Democratic nomination. Neither Hillary Clinton nor Barack Obama will win enough pledged delegates to clinch it. The key, then, for both candidates, will be the ability to make the case that they best represent the will of the Democratic voters. Obama supporters who now obsessively point to the current pledged delegate count, insisting that Clinton cannot catch him, miss the point entirely. Obama is not going to win on pledged delegates.

Hullabaloo - New Rules

I've seen quite a few comments about superdelegates in the the comment sections of other posts. Here is a link to an interesting discussion on the topic.


There is a lot of sturm and drang about this idea of superdelegates deciding the election, with people like Donna Brazile threatening to quit the party if they do.