(Washington Examiner) Two elected Vermont delegates to the Democratic National Convention, barred because they are men, have filed a formal complaint with the convention's credentials committee.
The national party earlier this month ordered the state party to replace State Sen. Tim Ashe and longtime party stalwart Ken Dean with women to achieve gender balance.
Dean and Ashe were elected as delegates on June 11. But on July 5, the state party was ordered to remove them and replace them with women, which it has done. Both Ashe and Dean - as well as the women replacing them - support Sen. Bernie Sanders.
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