NEWS FROM THE FLORIDA DEMOCRATIC PARTY
For Immediate Release: April 5, 2011
Contact: Eric Jotkoff, (850) 222-3411
Chairman Smith Congratulates U.S. Representative Wasserman Schultz On Nomination As DNC Chair
Florida Democratic Party Chairman Rod Smith released the following statement congratulating U.S. Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz on her nomination by President Obama to be the next Chair of the Democratic National Committee:
“I served in the Florida Senate with Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz and know that she has the passion and vision to be an outstanding Chair of the Democratic National Committee.
“She has consistently fought to protect Florida’s children, empower women, and improve the quality of life for middle class families.
“Her nomination assures Florida Democrats that we will have great support in our efforts to fairly redistrict this state and to elect Democrats from the state house to the White House.”