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A Democratic National Committee (DNC) panel voted on Wednesday to limit the power of superdelegates. The DNC Rules and Bylaws Committee approved a measure to bar superdelegates from voting on the first presidential nomination ballot in a contested convention, according to The Huffington Post.
The move is seen as a victory for supporters of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), who called for superdelegate reform after rival Hillary Clinton won the Democratic nomination for president in the 2016 election.
The article goes on to state the following:
Many Sanders backers have maintained that without superdelegates, he would have secured the nomination. Clinton won 544.5 superdelegates in the 2016 primary, compared to Sanders’s 44.5.
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