DNC Chair Wasserman Schultz Statement On Philadelphia’s Mayoral Primary

Washington, DC – DNC Chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz released the following statement to congratulate Jim Kenney on winning the 2015 mayoral primary in Philadelphia:

“I congratulate Jim Kenney on winning the Democratic mayoral primary in Philadelphia today. Philadelphia is one of our nation’s most vibrant cities with an unparalleled commitment to economic equality. I know that Jim will maintain that commitment as Mayor, and will continue the extraordinary progress Mayor Nutter has made for countless communities across the City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection. The Democratic Party is thrilled to hold the 2016 convention in this historic city, and I look forward to working with Jim in the year to come on this momentous convention.”