Don't let TV networks suppress the vote on Tuesday

MSNBC's Chris Matthews recently declared that on Tuesday evening at 8 p.m. Eastern time, MSNBC and other TV networks plan "to announce that Hillary Clinton has now gotten over the top, that she will have won the nomination in numbers. It's done."*

In reality, Clinton can't reach a delegate majority unless "superdelegates" vote, and they can't vote until July.

To TV News Executives (at MSNBC, NBC, CNN, Fox News, ABC, CBS):

We urge you NOT to suppress the vote on Tuesday evening by making the false and anti-democratic declaration that the Democratic nominee has been determined — unless a candidate has actually won 2,383 pledged delegates.



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17253 1 year ago peter leeftink zwolle, ot
17252 1 year ago Christine Tindall Detroit, MI
17251 1 year ago Phoenix Yoshida Eau Claire, WI
17250 1 year ago Sarah Brown Grass Valley, CA
17249 1 year ago Robert Gardiner Sterling, VA
17248 1 year ago Marcella Spence TX
17247 1 year ago Anonymous Rio Rancho, NM
17246 1 year ago Arya Stark Manteca, CA
17245 1 year ago Joe Kerka Medina, OH
17244 1 year ago Joseph Polansky Scranton, PA
17243 1 year ago Paola Viteri Flushing, NY
17242 1 year ago Jennifer Taketani West Hills, CA
17241 1 year ago Jessica Martinson San Juan Bautista, CA
17240 1 year ago Anonymous Oxnard, CA please adopt the same restrictions for Primary elections as you do for General elections - no "declarations of winners before the polls close!"
17239 1 year ago Alan Teig Kunkletown, PA Nobody needs Chris Mathews corporate, welfare, monopoly, fascist, dumb advice!
17238 1 year ago Kennith Holt Decatur, TX
17237 1 year ago m parker powder springs, GA
17236 1 year ago Alexis Basista Chicago , IL
17235 1 year ago Lillia & Herb Frantin & Edwards North Falmouth Village, MA After the treatment by Matthews towards Jeff Weaver and his aftrer-interview disrespectful arrogant & ignorant comments to 'guests' following it (Weaver actually spoke to Matthews about his WIFE...
17234 1 year ago Manuel Perez East Chicago, IN
17233 1 year ago Alek Hyra Springfield, VA
17232 1 year ago Shannon Doyle Pittsfield, MA
17231 1 year ago John Jackson Bonifay, FL
17230 1 year ago Nicklas Covey Morongo valley, CA
17229 1 year ago Barbara Silverstein Mansfield, PA
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* Shaun King: "TV networks are ready to give Hillary Clinton a premature victory" (N.Y. Daily News