Lost in all the news is a major shakeup
Some major revelations about the Democratic party are in the news today.
1) Inside Hillary Clinton’s Secret Takeover of the DNC
This is a story for Politico written by former Democratic National Committee chairman Donna Brazile. It’s a major takedown of the DNC and alleges that Hillary Clinton had taken over and was funneling all the state donations to her national campaign. It basically confirms the screwjob against Bernie Saunders.
2) U.S. Prosecutors Consider Charging Russian Officials in DNC Hacking Case
This WSJ story says the US Justice Dept has identified at least six Russians who were behind the hack of the DNC last year. They are expected to be charged next year.
3) DNC Fires Its Top Fundraiser
Emily Mellencamp Smith, the party’s finance director, was let go in a shakeup of the party’s senior leadership designed to energize the party’s fundraising. The Republican party is nearly doubling the DNC on the fundraising front.