Debbie Wasserman Schultz http://wlrn.org en Wasserman Schultz: GOP Relying On "Distractions" In November http://wlrn.org/post/wasserman-schultz-gop-relying-distractions-november <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">As chair of the Democratic National Committee,&nbsp;South Florida Congresswoman Debbie </span>Wasserman<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Schultz faces a tough task in November: Keeping her party from losing its U.S. Senate majority and keeping the GOP from enlarging its majority in the U.S. House of Representatives. Polls so far indicate both could happen.</span></p><p>But in an interview with WLRN, Wasserman Schultz says she's convinced voters will ultimately reject Republican "extremism" and what she calls the GOP's "distractions" strategy.</p> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:05:52 +0000 Tim Padgett 33660 at http://wlrn.org Wasserman Schultz: GOP Relying On "Distractions" In November Wasserman-Schultz: GOP Faces Consequences After Gun Vote http://wlrn.org/post/wasserman-schultz-gop-face-consequences-after-gun-vote <p></p><div><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5; ">It's been a busy week in Washington, D.C.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">As lawmakers react to the Boston Marathon bombings,&nbsp;parts of the Capitol had to be&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">evacuated after suspicious letters&nbsp;addressed to U.S. Senator Roger Wicker and President Barack&nbsp;Obama&nbsp;were intercepted at mail screening facilities.</span></p> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 17:24:01 +0000 Phil Latzman 12654 at http://wlrn.org Wasserman-Schultz: GOP Faces Consequences After Gun Vote President Wants Wasserman Schultz To Stay On As DNC Chair http://wlrn.org/post/president-wants-wasserman-schultz-stay-dnc-chair <p></p><p>After&nbsp; helping direct a successful re-election campaign, a top Democratic official says President Obama wants South Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz to stay on as party chair.</p><p> Mon, 03 Dec 2012 16:51:52 +0000 Phil Latzman 5645 at http://wlrn.org President Wants Wasserman Schultz To Stay On As DNC Chair Democrats In U.S. House Want Federal Investigation Of Florida Voting Law http://wlrn.org/post/democrats-us-house-want-federal-investigation-florida-voting-law <p>Just this week, <a href="http://wlrn.org/post/top-republicans-confess-voter-suppression-was-goal-2011-florida-election-law" target="_top">news circulated</a> that former leaders of the Florida Republican Party have admitted that Florida's voting law was aimed at suppressing the vote this year during President Obama's reelection.</p><p>Democrats in the U.S. House are clamoring for a federal investigation.</p><p> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 11:36:22 +0000 Ashley Lopez 5375 at http://wlrn.org Democrats In U.S. House Want Federal Investigation Of Florida Voting Law