Rep. Keith Ellison (D., Minn.) told labor leaders in private that he would step down from his House seat if he wins his bid to head the Democratic National Committee.
South Carolina Democrat Jaime Harrison has left his position as a top lobbyist for the Podesta Group as he attempts to rally support behind his bid to be chairman of the Democratic National Committee.
Rep. Keith Ellison (D., Minn.) may be violating congressional rules barring lawmakers from using their social media accounts to promote their bids for party leadership positions, such as chair of the Democratic National Committee, which Ellison is currently vying for.
The Anti-Defamation League pulled its support of Rep. Keith Ellison (D., Minn.) to head the Democratic National Committee after it was revealed that the congressman complained to a private audience that Israel has control of U.S. foreign policy in the United States.
The House Ethics Committee opened an investigation into Rep. Keith Ellison (D., Minn.) after he failed to disclose that a group founded by members of the Muslim Brotherhood paid for him to make a pilgrimage to the Islamic holy site of Mecca in Saudi Arabia.
Top Republican officials say the Democratic National Committee failed to give their candidates the tools they needed to win in 2016.
One Democratic National Committee staffer became enraged at interim chair Donna Brazile on Thursday in the DNC’s first meeting since Hillary Clinton’s unexpected loss to Donald Trump.
The Associated Press reported on Wednesday that Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign sought to oust former Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz months before her forced resignation. The story was first reported by the Washington Free Beacon last week.