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  1. Trump trolls Tom Perez on DNC win: 'I could not be happier for him, or for the Republican Party!'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    President Donald Trump offered a backhanded congratulations to former Labor Secretary Tom Perez, who was narrowly elected chairman of the Democratic National Committee on Saturday. "Congratulations to Thomas Perez, who has just been named Chairman of the DNC.

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  2. 6 members of Congress, 4 MKs, 1 Palestinian negotiator, no top Republicans at J Street confabRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | The Times of Israel

    US Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks as he debates with Democratic presidential candidates former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton during their MSNBC Democratic Candidates Debate at the University of New Hampshire on February 4, 2016 in Durham, New Hampshire. WASHINGTON - J Street's national conference , which formally gets under way on Sunday after a gala opening on Saturday night, will host a slew of prominent liberal Democrats, numerous members of Congress, a handful of Knesset members and no Republican speakers.

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  3. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    32 min ago | Lucianne.com

    Winston-Salem, NC - Women are planning this weekend to protest a North Carolina billboard with a message they say is a slam on gender equality, according to media reports. A billboard on a highway between Winston-Salem and Greensboro reads, "Real men provide.

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  4. Former Labor Secretary Tom Perez elected DNC chair Read Story ABC NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | WHAS11

    Former Secretary of Labor Tom Perez has been elected the next chair of the Democratic National Committee, grabbing the reins of the political wing of the party and emerging as a key figure in the party's opposition to President Donald Trump's agenda. More than 400 party insiders gathered in Atlanta this weekend to cast their ballots.

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  5. Sanders burns Trump with taunting tweet about the size of his inauguration crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Washington Post

    Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks during a December event at the headquarters of the American Federation of Teachers in Washington. Sen. Bernie Sanders set Twitter on fire Saturday with an epic troll of President Trump and his unending obsession with the size of the crowds that he draws.

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  6. Working Families Party Head Decries Tom Perez's Defeat of Keith Ellison for DNC ChairRead the original story

    46 min ago | The New York Observer

    The national director for the New York State-based Working Families Party decried Minnesota Congressman Keith Ellison 's loss to ex- Labor Secretary Tom Perez in the battle to lead the Democratic National Committee in the vote held this afternoon in Atlanta. Dan Cantor, who co-founded the labor-backed third party in 1998 with other activists, released a statement shortly after Perez topped Ellison with 213.5 votes to the congressman's 200.

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  7. Perez wins DNC chair, appoints rival Ellison as deputy chairRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Reuters

    U.S. Democrats elected former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as chairman on Saturday, choosing a veteran of the Obama administration to rebuild the party and head the opposition to Republican President Donald Trump. Rough Cut .

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  8. Perez elected as first Latino leader of Democratic PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Berkshire Eagle

    Former Labor Secretary Tom Perez, was elected to run the Democratic National Committee, speaks during the general session of the DNC winter meeting in Atlanta on Saturday. Democratic National Committee Chair Donna Brazile speaks during the general session of the Democratic National Committee winter meeting in Atlanta on Saturday.

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  9. Today in Trump tweets, Feb. 25, 2017: Correspondentsa Dinner and the economyRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | The Miami Herald

    President Donald Trump seemed to unintentionally reignite the debate over the crowd size at his inauguration on Twitter Saturday, saying his supporters should participate in a rally and claiming such a rally "would be the biggest of them all!" Maybe the millions of people who voted to MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN should have their own rally. It would be the biggest of them all! It is unclear what prompted the tweet from Trump, who has frequently referred to his supporters are part of the greatest political movement in U.S. history, per Bloomberg .

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  10. Why does the race for DNC chairman matter?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Christian Science Monitor

    The Democratic Party's 447 National Committee members elected former Obama labor secretary Tom Perez to be their new party chair on Saturday, in an unusually contentious race for what amounts to the top job for a party in transition. Mr. Perez, a favorite with the more centrist wing of the party allied with Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama, won 235 votes to the 200 captured by Rep. Keith Ellison of Minnesota, a favorite with progressives who was leading slightly in polls coming into Saturday, according to CNN .

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  11. Read why Dems INFIGHTING while Repubs REJOICING over Obama-backed DNC Chair Tom Perez [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Right Wing News

    The Democrats have selected their new chair and it was an upset. Former Labor Secretary Tom Perez was chosen over Keith Ellison in a very tight battle where Perez received 235 votes and Ellison got 200.

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  12. Democrats Elect Thomas Perez, Establishment Favorite, as Party...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Memeorandum

    Perez wins bid to lead Democratic Party - ATLANTA - Former Labor Secretary Tom Perez has defeated Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) to become the next chairman of the Democratic National Committee in a blow to Sen. Bernie Sanders - (I-Vt.) and the progressive wing of the party.

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  13. Tom Perez elected DNC chairRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Then U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Thomas Perez delivers remarks during a public meeting of the Financial Literacy and Education Commission at the United States Treasury on June 29, 2016 in Washington, DC. Former Labor Secretary Tom Perez was elected as the new chairman of the Democratic National Committee in Atlanta on Saturday afternoon after a competitive race against Rep. Keith Ellison and five other contenders.

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  14. Perez wins DNC chairmanshipRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    The Democratic National Committee elected Tom Perez as its new chairman Saturday, voting for the former labor secretary over Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison in a 235-200 vote. Moments later, at Perez's request, Ellison was approved as his deputy chair.

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  15. Nation-Now 36 mins ago 4:34 p.m.Democrats elect Tom Perez, former...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Democratic National Committee chair candidate and former U.S. Labor Secretary Tom Perez speaks during the group's winter meeting in Atlanta on Feb. 25, 2017. Democrats chose President Obama's former Labor secretary, Tom Perez, as the person to lead them out of a political wilderness of heavy losses at every level of government over the past eight years and amid tensions between moderates and progressives about how to rebuild the party after Hillary Clinton's unexpected presidential loss to Donald Trump.

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  16. Civic Center rally shows support for Affordable Care Act in DenverRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Denver Post

    People share stories about how the Affordable Care Act helped save their lives at a Denver rally in support of the law, Feb. 25, 2017. More than 200 people rallied in Civic Center park downtown to show their support for the Affordable Care Act and to urge Congress to fix - not nix - health care coverage.

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  17. Progressives dismayed after Perez becomes DNC chairRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Washington Examiner

    While the message from Atlanta following former Labor Secretary Tom Perez's ascension to chairman of the Democratic National Committee was one of unity, some progressives didn't quite get the memo. Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison was the progressive favorite, but failed to generate enough support to beat Perez on the second ballot.

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  18. Obama congratulates Perez: He 'will unite us'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Washington Examiner

    President Obama congratulated his former labor secretary, Thomas Perez, for winning the election to become chairman of the Democratic National Committee on Saturday and praised him as being a force of unity for the Democratic Party. "Congratulations to my friend Tom Perez on his election to lead the Democratic Party, and on his choice of Keith Ellison to help him lead it," Obama said in a statement put out by his office.

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  19. Perez Wins Bid to Become DNC ChairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

    Former Labor Secretary Tom Perez has defeated Rep. Keith Ellison to become the next chairman of the Democratic National Committee in a blow to Sen. Bernie Sanders and the progressive wing of the party, The Hill reports. "Perez won with 235 votes on the second ballot, with 218 votes needed to reach a majority.

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  20. 'Incredibly Disappointing': Democrats Choose Tom Perez to Head PartyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    Democrats on Saturday chose Tom Perez to lead the party, sparking criticism from progressive organizations who say picking the former labor secretary over the other front-runner, Rep. Keith Ellison , was a missed opportunity for the party. Perez's win was secured in a second round of voting by the Democratic National Committee gathered in Atlanta, getting 235 votes to Ellison's 200.

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