“Democrats would be smart to embrace Keith Ellison as DNC chair.”

Matthew Yglesias over at Vox offers his analysis of the contest for Chairperson of the Democratic National Committee and I think he gets it exactly right. Keith Ellison’s candidacy for this post is simply too important an opportunity for the Democratic Party to miss. The entire piece is worth reading but the nut graf is here:

Signaling to supporters of Bernie Sanders that they have an ownership stake in the party while reassuring the party’s core African-American supporters that they aren’t being ditched in the post-Obama era is solid step toward unity.

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