The news ahead of the DNC continues to intensify. Now it appears that Debbie Wasserman Schultz will step down the party’s chair once the convention concludes. Here is a statement:

Remember that time Debbie called out the “conspiracy theories.”

David Axelrod weighs in.

Sorry, David; this does everything but remove her as an issue this week. It actually places her and the entire process front and center. But nice try.

Um, you might want to rephrase that one. “What difference does it make?” didn’t exactly work all that well when someone you know was testifying before Congress.

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