The big debate throughout this weekend (and, probably, beyond) will be how to handle those once-ignored Democratic primaries in Michigan and Florida. It is a huge mess and likely to become messier. Even those at the top can’t seem to agree on how to handle things.
The reality is, the punishment was never really supposed to matter. Florida and Michigan were breaking the party’s rules by moving their primaries up, and they were willing to accept the DNC’s punishment as a consequence, but everyone acted with a wink and a nod — once a candidate emerged in the primaries as the […]