Comment: Well Guys

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Well Guys

We lost the vote but only barely. The real deciding vote was when we voted to have a secret ballot which failed 124 to 131. Had we gotten a secret ballot we might very well have walked away with a victory. The current chairman made a lot of calls solidifying support before we even had access to the list of delegates. We had many people who had told the chairman they'd support him that they would vote for our slate on a secret ballot and many told us the same afterward. It was clear that our slate was very popular but the establishment took the day. We all feel really good though and that they see the writing on the wall they may have won the battle but I think they sense they've lost the war.