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Clinton on Michigan compromise

Thursday, May 8th, 2008

The Michigan Democrats rallied around a compromise package to present to RBC this morning that would net Hillary a 10 delegate advantage from Michigan, and she is “cool” to the idea, as Ben Smith has a letter to the Obama camp from Clinton

 “I am asking you to join me in working with representatives from Florida and Michigan and the Democratic National Committee to arrive at a solution that honors the votes of the millions of people who went to the polls in Florida and Michigan. It is not enough to simply seat their representatives at the convention in Denver. The people of these great states, like the people who have voted and are to vote in other states, must have a voice in selecting our party’s nominee.”