The first ballot at the DNC meeting in Atlanta to elect the party’s next chair has been taken, but according to the established rules there’s not yet a winner:
1st ballot, no winner #DNCChair
— David Catanese (@davecatanese) February 25, 2017
— Legal Insurrection (@LegInsurrection) February 25, 2017
Tom Perez is ONE VOTE away from winning #DNCChair on the first ballot. He won 213.5 out of 214.5 necessary. The race goes to a second ballot
— Eric Bradner (@ericbradner) February 25, 2017
Confused. How can Perez not be DNC Chair when he won the popular vote?
— Mat (@sunnyright) February 25, 2017
On to round two voting for the next DNC chair.