Keith Ellison Calls For Security To Remove Bernie Sanders Supporter
Keith Ellison Calls for Security to Remove Bernie Sanders Supporter
On Wednesday, Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) asked security to escort a Bernie Sanders supporter out of his press conference. Ellison ran as a Sanders-style insurgent for chairman of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) against eventual winner Tom Perez, who was considered the establishment choice. Van Jones suggested he was the future of the Democratic Party.
“Can somebody call security?” Ellison asked, as a man off-screen continued to interrupt him with questions about the treatment of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) in the 2016 Democratic primary. “He wants to be pulled out of here, so let’s accommodate him. I mean, that’s what you …