Opinion | Why I Like Keith Ellison, a Bernie Guy, To Lead The DNC
Opinion | Why I like Keith Ellison, a Bernie guy, to lead the DNC
U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.). (David Zalubowski/Associated Press)Running the Democratic National Committee is one of those political jobs that looks good on paper but can be a version of hell in practice. Just ask Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.). But the party needs a new leader. One who can unify its raucous factions, harness the brewing rage in the age of President Trump and replenish the talent pipeline with folks who not only can speak to the real concerns of all Americans but also can win elections.
The 447 members of the DNC will make their selection on …