They've struggled to elect and actually have not been able to successfully elect their moderate candidates, the mainstream candidatesDemocrat says Republicans lean to extremes Aug 29, 2010
This sordid affair has become an unacceptable distraction for Representative Weiner, his family, his constituents and the House -- and for the good of all, he should step aside and address those things that should be most important -- his and his family's well-beingPelosi, Wasserman Schultz: Weiner must go Jun 11, 2011
Debbie Wasserman Schultz (born September 27, 1966) is the U.S. Representative for Florida's 20th congressional district, serving since 2005. She is a member of the Democratic Party and the Chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee. She previously served in the Florida House of Representatives and the Florida Senate.
The district covers parts of Broward and Miami-Dade Counties, including the cities of Fort Lauderdale and Miami Beach.
Wasserman Schultz was born in Forest Hills, Queens in New York City and grew up on Long Island. She received a Bachelor of Arts in 1988 and a Master of Arts with certificate in political campaigning in 1990, both in Political Science, from the University of Florida in Gainesville.