The West Philadelphia Club of the CPUSA passed the following this evening (March 9, 2011) by 5-0 in a secret ballot:

"In light of Sam Webb’s ‘A Party of Socialism in the 21st Century,’ the West Philadelphia Club urges the  Eastern Pennsylvania and Delaware District of the Communist Party of  the United States of America to exercise its power under Article 5, Section 3 of the CPUSA Constitution in calling for an extraordinary national convention to discuss, in a democratic fashion, basic  ideological issues within our Party and to critically reflect on our role in leading US working people in struggle towards Socialism."