FLORIDA - Former DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz finally admitted to helping Hillary Clinton beat Bernie Sanders to secure the Democratic party's nomination. During her debate with challenger Tim Canova moderator Jim DeFede brought up the DNC leaks and Congresswoman Wasserman Schultz responded saying:
"I was a key part of helping President Obama get re-elected in 2012 and the work we did to prepare for Hillary Clinton to be our nominee and then make sure that we could get her elected President is absolutely critical to advancing the issues that are important."
Wasserman Schultz is fighting to keep her seat representing Florida's 23rd congressional district. Congresswoman Schultz served as chairperson of the Democratic National Committee from 2011 to 2016 before the WikiLeaks #DNCLeak email scandal. Bernie Sanders is supporting Wasserman Schultz's opponent Tim Canova.
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