Keith Ellison Blames Obama For Democratic Failures
Rep. Keith Ellison did not shy away from placing the blame on former President Obama for the Democratic Party’s recent losses.At a University of Minnesota event Wednesday, moderator Rachel Stassen-Berger asked Ellison if he thought the former president “was responsible for some of the failures of 2016.”
“Yeah, he was,” Ellison replied.
While he noted that he is supportive of Obama and many of his policies, he acknowledged he “could have been a better party leader” –and that, he said, has “put his legacy in jeopardy.”
“Your legacy is not a building that he’s going to construct in …