Is it a scary thing for the Google Executive chairman to head up a DNC panel?
How cozy is the Democrats’ relationship with the media and technology worlds? Close enough for Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt to head up a panel convened by the Democratic National Committee to figure out why they got creamed in the midterm elections, as CNN reports:
The Democratic National Committee on Thursday announced the members of its panel tasked with reviewing the party’s devastating midterm election losses and suggest improvements going forward.
The 11-member Democratic Victory Task Force includes representatives from key Democratic constituencies, including union, Latino and women’s rights groups, as well as operatives and elected officials from three of the states where Democrats their unexpected losses.
Lee Saunders, president of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, and Naomi Aberly, a board member of Planned Parenthood Federation of America with ties to a number of women’s rights groups, have both been appointed to the task force. Their appointments are a nod to the fact that Democrats drew slimmer-than-expected wins among female voters and lower enthusiasm among unions this cycle.
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