Clinton, Sanders Supporters Suggest Iowa Caucusgoers Vote For O'Malley
Supporters for both Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders' campaigns are advocating certain districts vote for Martin O'Malley to "steal" delegates.By Ryan Biek | January 31, 2016
Groups of Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders supporters are telling Iowa caucusgoers the best thing they can do for their favorite candidate may actually be voting for Martin O'Malley. (Video via Martin O'Malley for President)
Voting in the Iowa caucuses is a bit complex. Put simply, if losing a precinct seems likely, it can be better to take delegates from your rival than to try to win them yourself.
BuzzFeed originally reported Clinton's campaign has been telling its Iowa caucus leaders in districts leaning more toward Sanders to instead give their support to O'Malley. (Video via Hillary for America)