Debbie Wasserman Schultz
Operatives Bristle As DNC Chair Downplays Chances Of Winning Back The House
Debbie Wasserman Schultz said last week, "I’m not going to confidently predict that Democrats will take the House back." That's not the kind of thing Democratic operatives want to hear from their party chair. "This was not a particularly helpful thing to say or a particularly good way to say it," says one.
Democratic Party Chair Wasserman Schultz Downplays Fundraising Rivalry With OFA
"There isn't a single person that I have called or who I have spoken to in person who has said, 'I'm sorry, Debbie, I can't give money to the DNC because I'm going to give money to OFA' ... I'm not sure the same is true in reverse, to be quite frank," DNC Chairwoman says.
Texas Congressman Solicits Lobster Donations To "Help Feed Starving Democrats"
Texas Republican Congressman Steve Stockman is poking fun at DNC chair Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz by attempting to solicit "emergency shipments" of "lobster, foie gras, and caviar" for her office. The post comes in response to comments the DNC Chair made at a hearing Tuesday saying staffers were getting "priced out" of "a high quality meal." The website Legistorm shows few of Wasserman-Schultz's staff have six-figure salaries.
DNC Chair Attacked Bush For High Gas Prices
DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz in 2005, then a new member of Congress, regularly attacked then-President Bush for high gas prices, warning we would consistently see gas above $3 a gallon. Now Republicans are attacking Obama for high gas prices. Nothing new under the sun.