Two months after unanimously banning donations from fossil fuel companies, the DNC just completely reversed course.
Hold His Beer: If you thought Democrats couldn’t hate the DNC any more than they already do, Chair Tom Perez has – once again – risen to the occasion.
We’ve yet to hear from the 50 Dems running for president in 2020, but a whole slew of others are livid…
DNC Chair Tom Perez proposes that the Democratic party now accept donations from fossil fuel political action committees - just two months after the DNC unanimously prohibited donations from fossil fuel companies. Please tell your elected officials & DNC reps that this is wrong. https://t.co/YeE7Za3t92— Jane O'Meara Sanders (@janeosanders) August 10, 2018
Wife of Bernie Sanders
You can't do right when you're getting donations from companies that do wrong. https://t.co/OOa1WMQazt— Cynthia Nixon (@CynthiaNixon) August 10, 2018
Miranda Hobbes, Sex and the City / NY Gov. Candidate
Former Obama Spokesman
You can tell they think this is the right thing to do because they're voting at 5pm on Friday.— George Zornick (@gzornick) August 10, 2018
Washington Editor, The Nation
I’m sorry, what? https://t.co/gMmNHP0viY— Jon Favreau (@jonfavs) August 10, 2018
Former Obama Speechwriter
Honestly, these people are bound and determined to deflate and demobilize their base - and then blame the Russians when they lose. https://t.co/CgyeT2Vrqw— Naomi Klein (@NaomiAKlein) August 10, 2018