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Israel steps down as chair of D.C.C.C.

Newly re-elected U.S. Rep. Steve Israel announced Wednesday he plans to step down as chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, a position he has held since December 2010, according to reports.

  • icon Posted: November 13

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Updated: November 06, 2014 - 12:29 pm

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