- Jen Psaki: To rebuild party, Democrats must seek a chairman presenting an optimistic and positive vision for the future
- She says South Bend Mayor Peter Buttigieg is a young, energetic, and a military veteran. Why not give him a chance?
Jen Psaki, a CNN political commentator and Spring Fellow at the Georgetown Institute of Politics, served as the White House communications director and State Department spokesperson during the Obama administration. Follow her: @jrpsaki. The opinions expressed in this commentary are hers.
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