The party's left wing had pushed for the changes, which now have official approval.
The Democratic National Committee’s changes aim to heal the lingering divisions of the 2016 presidential primary.
The Democratic National Committee votes Saturday on a proposal to diminish the power of superdelegates at party conventions.
The controversial system has come under criticism from progressives.
Bob Mulholland has no direct proof of Russian meddling in Democratic Party deliberations, but he remains suspicious.
Hillary will be the DNC nominee, she learned from Obama and followed the rules and won convincingly the most votes and the most delegates. Bernie was welcomed into the DNC, he was made a superdelegate, and received a proportional percentage of people on the Platform Drafting Committee.
Bernie Sanders and I share a goal of building a grassroots movement of people who want to take back our country from the billionaires and the multinational corporations. We want to make elections into about something different: Not the lesser of two evils, but the greater good.
It should come as no surprise that the passage of recent trade agreements have their roots in campaign finance, because of the immense lobbying power large corporations have over campaign coffers.
Unlike "some people," I will not be making this decision based on who can host the best fundraiser for me. I will not be making this decision based on what my fat-cat donors tell me, in part because I don't have any.
WASHINGTON -- For Maryland Democratic Party chair Yvette Lewis, scouting out hotels and conference sites for next year's