Wednesday, August 27, 2008
Roll Call Update: Clinton Calls for Suspension of Rules and Unanimous Vote for Barack Obama as Presidential Candidate for the Democratic Party
New Mexico yielded its turn to Illinois so that they could cast their votes for Barack Obama. This was followed by a historic moment when Hillary Clinton stepped to the mike and spoke for the state of New York.
She called for a suspension of the rules and for the party delegates to unanimously support the candidacy of Barack Obama as the presidential candidate of the Democratic party.
Rules were suspended. A unanimous vote was taken and we have a presidential candidate on the Democratic ticket