Keith Ellison Pushes Back Against Perez Whip Count In DNC Race

WASHINGTON ― Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.), a leading candidate to chair the Democratic National Committee, wrote in a letter to voting DNC members on Thursday that while he will not release a public estimate of his support, he is in “an excellent position to win next week.” 

The letter was a response to the release on Tuesday of a whip count by former Labor Secretary Tom Perez’s DNC chair campaign, which said Perez had locked up 180 of the 224 votes needed to clinch the...

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