Hillary Clinton seems to be in hot water yet again and this time it has to deal with events from Monday night’s Iowa caucus where Hillary “won” against Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders. As she continues to run around claiming victory for herself, there is still a wide array of skepticism coming in from members of all areas of the political spectrum, even fellow democrats.
The Washington Post has recently reported that Mr. Sanders’ campaign and staff have launched an investigation that will review the results the led to a wiry thin outcome in Iowa. Couple this fact with missing reports from 90 precincts and a claim of voter fraud against a Clinton staffer at precinct 43 and we’ve got us a good ole fashion political scandal on our hands.
“As an empirical matter, we’re not likely to ever know what the actual result was,” said Jeff Weaver, Sanders’s campaign manager. This quote was made in reference to the 5% of results that were reportedly lost over a combined area of 90 precincts throughout the state.
But even further evidence has surfaced since Monday that shows there may have been mishandling of the caucus process by Clinton staffers as shown in this video below. Check it out:
One of our friendly, well informed users of Reddit was nice enough to take the time to break it down for us to better understand.
So basically in the caucus they have to hand count everyone depending on what side they’re sitting on. Well when it came time to do the second count the numbers were off. The first vote breakdown was like this