May 06, 2011
DCCC Chairman Israel’s Statement on Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s Election as DNC
DCCC Chairman Steve Israel released the following statement on Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s Election as Chair of the Democratic National Committee:
“I congratulate Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz on being elected as the Chair of the Democratic National Committee, on behalf of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. As only the fourth woman to serve in this prominent leadership position, this is a special day for our party. Debbie is a passionate and battle-tested leader, talented communicator, and prolific fundraiser, who has been a difference-maker and an able leader at the DCCC.
“I look forward to working with new DNC Chair Congresswoman Wasserman Schultz and President Obama to address the priorities of the American people and elect Democrats in 2012.”