We combed through the Iowa Democratic Party's release of caucus results and found errors in more than 100 precincts.
There are more than 100 precincts in Iowa with some kind of irregularity or inconsistency in the returns across one of the various vote counts, according to our analysis, easily covering the narrow margin in the race
We found at least 100 precincts in the results released by the Iowa Democratic Party on Wednesday that had inconsistencies and other flaws. This is AFTER they fixed the big mixup from earlier yesterday.
Oh my god: According to a New York Times analysis, more than 100 precincts reported results that were internally inconsistent, that were missing data or that were not possible under the complex rules of the Iowa caucuses
An analysis from found that data from more than 100 Iowa precincts was either "internally inconsistent," missing data or "not possible under the complex rules". The Times reported it does not appear to benefit Buttigieg or Sanders, overall
According to a New York Times analysis, more than 100 precincts on Wednesday reported results that were internally inconsistent, that were missing data or that were not possible under the complex rules of the Iowa caucuses.
We found errors in more than 100 precincts in the caucus results published by the Iowa Democratic Party
Having attended a caucus, and observed just how casual and imprecise it all was, this does not surprise me. But still. Wow:
NEW Many Errors Are Evident in Iowa Caucus Results Released Wednesday
The has shot itself in the face with the severity and accuracy usually reserved for one of Dick Cheney's hunting buddies. Well done, Hawkeyes, well done. The , even with a guy w a boot on his head, looks like a better option all the time.
Many Errors Are Evident in Iowa Caucus Results Released Wednesday
It is completely insane and an affront to democracy to hold the crucial, first nominating contest in a place and with a process that can’t determine a winner with certainty Many Errors Are Evident in Iowa Caucus Results Released Wednesday
It’s probably always been like this we’re just seeing the sausage getting made for the first time bc of the rule changes this year
Dumpster. Fire.
"On Wednesday afternoon, the Iowa Democratic Party released a wave of results showing Deval Patrick sweeping central Des Moines."
Why do we as a society entrust them with this pride of place in the nominating process?
My suspicion is that this happens a lot and we're only noticing this time because of the spotlight. The caucus was essentially a tie between Sanders and Buttigieg. Call it a tie and move on. Biden got drubbed. That's the key development.
Not a good look
Iowa Caucus Results Riddled With Errors and Inconsistencies #YouHadOneJob