DNC chief rallies Mich. Dems, takes aim at GOP hopefuls

The chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee took aim at the top Debbie Wasserman Schultz2016 Republican presidential contenders in a speech Saturday night to Michigan Democrats, zeroing in on Texas Sen. Ted Cruzand Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul.

“It’s fitting that Ted Cruz was the first Republican to jump into the presidential race, because he’s been their de facto leader in Congress for the past two years,” Florida Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz said at the Michigan Democratic Party’s annual Jefferson Jackson Dinner at Cobo Center. “And he’s the embodiment of everything that is wrong with the Republican Party.”  Read More