New York State GOP Slams Dems For Inviting ‘Anti-Semitic’ Keith Ellison To Fundraiser
New York State GOP Slams Dems for Inviting ‘Anti-Semitic’ Keith Ellison to Fundraiser
Minnesota Congressman Keith Ellison. Sarah Rice/Getty Images
The New York State Republican Party attacked the State Senate Democrats for inviting Minnesota Congressman Keith Ellison—the newly elected deputy chairman of the Democratic National Committee—to headline a fundraiser in June, calling it a “slap in the face to the nearly 2 million Jews” residing in the Empire State.
The Daily News first reported that the Democratic conference, which has languished in the minority for much of the past decade, had enlisted Ellison to help it raise cash in Manhattan for is 2018 bid to take over the upper chamber of the …