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Entries by Jennifer Nix from 02/2008

A Little Sunlight Please: The Super-Delegate Transparency Project

| Posted 02.07.2008 | Politics

If the super-delegates' votes count so much more than regular voters, it just seems fair that they should take the will of their constituents into account when making their decisions.

Crunchy Cons, Obama and Election 2008

| Posted 02.10.2008 | Politics

I now realize why a lefty-activist-Democrat like me, and my crunchy-con-Republican friends can finally be supporting the same candidate in this election.

Not This Time, Mr. Krugman

| Posted 02.12.2008 | Politics

Shame on you for singling out one side's support as nothing more than a cult following. I resent your suggestion that my informed choice has been made because I am under a cult-like influence.

Putting an End to this Superdelegate Silliness

| Posted 02.21.2008 | Politics

A few blasé voices here and there have said we don't need to worry about the superdelegates this time around. But the point is: We should never have to worry about them again.

Open Letter to Geraldine Ferraro and So-Called Party Leaders

| Posted 02.26.2008 | Politics

I learned yesterday about your role in setting up the superdelegate system, and that you believe superdelegates should lead, and not follow the will of the people. I'm confused.