O’Malley, at Democratic Mtg, Criticizes Party Over 2016 Debates

Democratic presidential contender Martin O’Malley assails his party for limiting candidates to 6 debates, saying the issue should be “how many, not how few.”

  • “We are the Democratic Party, not the undemocratic party,” former Md. Gov. O’Malley says during Democratic Natl Cmte’s summer meeting in Minneapolis
  • O’Malley accuses DNC of making “a cynical move to delay and limit our own party debates,” calling it a “rigged process” and “totally unprecedented” in the Democratic Party
  • DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz was sitting next to O’Malley during the remarks; she didn’t clap
Related: O’Malley Says Democratic Party ‘Doing a Bad Job’ With Debates

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