National Democratic Figure Keith Ellison Headlining State Party Event – VTDigger
National Democratic figure Keith Ellison headlining state party event – VTDigger
Keith Ellison at the Democratic National Committee forum in Baltimore in February. File photo by Jasper Craven/VTDiggerThe Minnesota congressman whom Sen. Bernie Sanders favored to be the chair of the Democratic National Committee is coming to Vermont.
Rep. Keith Ellison, who became deputy national committee chair after losing his bid for the top spot early this year, will be speaking at a Vermont Democratic Party fundraising event Nov. 9.
Vermont Democratic Party Chair Faisal Gill invited Ellison, whose campaign Gill worked on 10 years ago when Ellison was the first Muslim elected to Congress. Gill is the first Muslim to be …