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Clinton Delegates

Democratic Efforts, Celebrity and Grassroots, Paying Off In Florida

Ron Levitt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ron Levitt

The intensity and variety of the Democratic Party efforts and their ground-level quality here are partly what gives the illusion that they are working independently. But they are being coordinated in Tallahassee.

Hillary's PUMA Voters: "It's Not Too Late!"

John Tomasic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John Tomasic

In the wake of recent discontent with Obama, supporters of Hillary Clinton have released a "Call To DNC Delegates" urging them to "leave fraudulent Obama in Denver" and "save the Democratic Party."

Half-Vote Florida Solution: A Mixed Semi-Ending

Ron Levitt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ron Levitt

The DNC's decision to give Florida delegates half votes got mixed reviews. The decision left many local party activists less than happy and supporters of Sen. Hillary Clinton combative.

Clinton Writes Superdelegates To Make Her Case

Politico | Ben Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In a letter supported by a set of polls and charts -- including Karl Rove's maps -- Clinton makes her case. The core of it: That is why I continue i...

Delegate Math: Statistics Of The Week: Clinton is Winning

Will Bower | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Will Bower

The DNC has engineered delegate values to the point where they no longer have any meaning. If each delegate represented a proportional number of humans, who would be in the lead, Clinton or Obama?

Under Clinton's Rules, Obama Still Wins

Politico | DAVID PAUL KUHN & AVI ZENILMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama can fully accept Hillary Rodham Clinton's terms on Michigan and Florida and still win a majority of pledged Democratic delegates on June ...

Clinton Camp Tries To Redefine Delegate Math

Washington Times | Christina Bellantoni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Washington Times noticed that Sen. Clinton's website has changed the 'magic number' of delegates -- the number needed to secure the nomination. T...

Why Clinton Must Stay In The Race

John K. Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John K. Wilson

The worst thing for Obama right now would be to win by default. A win by forfeit only weakens the winner in the realm of politics. By contrast, Obama's victory over Clinton would establish momentum showing his ability to defeat a powerful political machine.

Kos: Clinton's "Destructive Coup Attempt" Good For Democrats

Newsweek | Markos Moulitsas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hillary Clinton has proved during the past few months that she is a fighter, that she is tenacious, and that she is in the race to win. There's just o...

Hillary Clinton Asks Obama Pledged Delegates In North Dakota To Switch

Political Radar | ELOISE HARPER and SUNLEN MILLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Hillary Clinton made a blunt appeal to North Dakota delegates to switch their support to her, despite the fact that Sen. Barack Obama handily def...

Sam Stein

Clinton's Push For Popular Vote Win May Not Persuade Superdelegates

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In recent days, aides to Sen. Hillary Clinton have increasingly pressed the idea that the popular vote in the Democratic primary should be a guide for...

Obama Catching Up To Hillary Among Superdelegates

Bloomberg | Julianna Goldman and Catherine Dodge | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama has pulled almost even with Hillary Clinton in endorsements from top elected officials and has cut into her lead among the other superdel...

Sam Stein

Obama Camp: Clinton Picks Up Only Four Delegates

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Barack Obama's campaign is claiming that after rival Hillary Clinton's three primary election wins Tuesday night, her campaign has picked up an i...

Clinton Strategy: Convince Superdelegates Obama Is "Paper Tiger"

Washington Post's The Trail | Peter Baker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Forget Wii. The real computer game for those of us mesmerized by Ohio and Texas today is located over on the site of our corporate cousin, Slate. As D...

Clinton Campaign Sets Up Delegate Website

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Clinton campaign launched a website today called "Delegate Hub" that renews calls for Florida and Michigan delegates to be counted. Remember that...

Clinton Targets Pledged Delegates

Politico | Roger Simon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign intends to go after delegates whom Barack Obama has already won in the caucuses and primaries if she needs the...