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Response to MohRokTah (Reply #57)

Mon Aug 31, 2015, 05:35 AM

62. They are also there to blunt the effectiveness of an insurgent candidate.

 

Since party primary processes are not actually part of the official electoral process, but are established by parties to determine their nominee, it is not surprising that the party has some processes intended to ensure the party leadership has some influence over who the nominee is in cases of tight delegate counts.

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