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Debbie Wasserman Schultz voted in as DNC chair

Florida Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz was just voted in as chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee.

The vote was unanimous at the Fairfax Hotel in Washington. President Barack Obama, who nominated her, called in after the vote to say there was no one else he'd rather see lead the party into the 2012 elections. Wasserman Schultz pledged, "On my watch, we will not be outworked." (story here)


[Last modified: Thursday, May 5, 2011 12:32pm]


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