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Dems Rally Today Against Debbie Wasserman Schultz's 'Dictatorial Debate Restrictions'

7:06 AM, Sep 16, 2015

Democrats are protesting Democrats later today on Capitol Hill. A group calling for more Democratic presidential debates will gather outside the Democratic National Committee's headquarters to do demand more debates. 

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Ad Targets DNC Chair Wasserman Schultz for Opposing Iran Sanctions

4:00 PM, Jan 10, 2014

A new ad slated to start airing this weekend targets Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz for opposing Iran sanctions:

The ad is being sponsored by the Emergency Committee for Israel.

"The ad contrasts Rep. Wasserman Schultz's very public pro-Israel rhetoric and tough talk on Iran with her behind the scenes obstruction of a new bipartisan Iran sanctions bill," ECI says in a press release accompanying the release of the ad.

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Obama: 'Thanks For All You Do, Debbie'

4:01 PM, Dec 03, 2012

Via Twitter, President Barack Obama confirmed that he's asked DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz to stay on another term:

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Obama Endorses Debbie Wasserman Schultz for a Second Term as DNC Chief

8:39 AM, Dec 03, 2012

President Barack Obama will endorse Debbie Wasserman Schultz for a second term as Democratic National Committee chief, a Democratic official tells Politico.

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Report: Debbie Wasserman Schultz to Stay on for Second Term as DNC Chief

8:26 AM, Nov 27, 2012

Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida will reportedly stay on as Democratic National Committee chief for another two-year term.

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DNC Chair: Obama Admin. Putting Out Wrong Information on Libya 'Doesn't Mean It Was False'

9:09 PM, Oct 10, 2012

DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz told Piers Morgan on CNN tonight that just because the Obama administration was putting out wrong information on Libya, "doesn't mean it was false."

MORGAN: "It is pretty un-American to be putting out completely false statements before you know the facts. Isn't it?"

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DNC Chair: I'm 'Proud' Obama Asked Me to Chair Committee

1:41 PM, Sep 06, 2012

DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz has caused some headaches for President Obama this week. First, she falsely claimed the Israeli ambassador told her Republicans are "dangerous" for Israel, and then she dishonestly claimed that Philip Klein, that the journalist who had accurately reported her statement, had "deliberately" misquoted her. And, of course, there was also the embarrassing debacle over removing and reinstating the words "God" and "Jerusalem" in the party platform.

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Debbie Wasserman Akin

9:04 AM, Sep 05, 2012

Todd Akin, a six-term congressman and Senate nominee from Missouri, said something stupid and offensive a couple weeks ago. Akin apologized for the comment, and was nonetheless promptly rebuked by every leading Republican, including the presidential nominee. GOP leaders announced they were cutting off support for his Senate race and launched a concerted effort to persuade him to withdraw.

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Will Debbie Be Dumped?

11:05 PM, Sep 04, 2012

Are there no consequences for lying? Even on national television?

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Debbie Wasserman Schultz on Whether She Misrepresented Romney's Position: 'It Doesn't Matter'

8:48 PM, Aug 23, 2012

DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz explained to CNN's Anderson Cooper this evening that "it doesn't matter" whether she misrepresented Mitt Romney's views in a recent fundraising email. What matters, according to Wasserman Schultz, is that Romney has different views on abortion than she does: 

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Dem. Chair Invested in Swiss Banks, Foreign Drug Companies, and the State Bank of India

10:55 AM, Jul 10, 2012

Disclosure forms reveal that Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz, a member of Congress from Florida, previously held funds with investments in Swiss banks, foreign drug companies, and the state bank of India. This revelation comes mere days after the Democratic chair attacked presumptive Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney for holding money in Swiss bank accounts in the past.

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DNC Chief Urges Romney to Release Tax Returns, but Won't Release Her Own

2:02 PM, Jul 09, 2012

The Democratic National Committee chair, Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, is in Boston today to hold an event to urge Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney to release his tax returns.

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DNC Chair Gets 'Personal' for Campaign Cash

5:51 PM, Jun 29, 2012

In an email with the subject title "This is personal," Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz relays her own story to help raise funds for her party. "In 2007, I heard the words no woman wants to hear: 'You have breast cancer,'" the email begins.

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Wasserman Schultz Out as DNC Chief?

5:14 PM, Jun 25, 2012

Two new reports suggest that Florida congressman Debbie Wasserman Schultz might be nearing the end of her run as chair of Democratic National Committee. The first comes from Shark Tank, a Florida blog: 

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DNC Chief Called on to Release Tax Returns

11:16 AM, Apr 16, 2012

Democratic National Committee chief Debbie Wasserman Schultz has been called on to release her personal income tax returns. The request was made by her congressional opponent, Republican Karen Harrington of Florida.

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