Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on Reddit Tell A Friend Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites
Best Web OpEds

Was Election for CA Democratic Party Chair Decided by Tweet? Audit Demanded

Quicklink Submitted By       Message jenny miller     Permalink    (# of views)   No comments

Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; (more...) , Add Tags  (less...)

Must Read 2   Valuable 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com Headlined to H4 6/25/17

Author 505777

Joel Block, a retired attorney who attended the CA State Democratic Party Convention as a proxy delegate, describes the variety of ways in which the party broke its own rules in selecting the next Chair of the Party.  The alleged victory of the establishment candidate, Eric Bauman, was announced by a tweet from candidate Bauman himself ('I won.')  No official body ever informed the assembled delegates of the final vote count, and the delegates were never given the opportunity to approve the election results, as required by party rules.  Since Bauman's grassroots opponent, Kimberly Ellis, had miraculously managed to unite both Bernie and Hillary supporters behind her campaign, and was perceived by many to easily be the projected winner, Ellis is calling for an independent audit.  Please contact local and state CA Dem leaders if you agree an audit is necessary. 


(Image by Joel Block)   Permission   Details   DMCA
Read the rest of the story HERE:

At voiceofoc.org

 

- Advertisement -

Must Read 2   Valuable 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

Jenny Miller is a writer, activist, and freelance editor, living in California.

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon Share Author on Social Media   Go To Commenting

The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles