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Rep. Keith Ellison announces run for DNC chair

Rep. Keith Ellison, an African-American Muslim from Minnesota, has officially launched his campaign to lead the Democratic Party as it attempts to pick up the pieces following last week’s crushing loss to Donald Trump. Ellison, a progressive who backed Bernie Sanders over Hillary Clinton in the presidential primary formally announced his candidacy Monday to be the next Democratic […]