Senate Dems Scramble After Report Shows the Most 'Diverse' Staff Is Actually Republican
By Amber Randall | The Daily Caller
Senate Democrats are under pressure to bring more diversity to their offices, after a report came out accusing the party of “soft bigotry.”
Despite sounding the clarion call for more diversity and aggressively pursuing even the slightest whiff of racial bigotry over the last year, Dems are apparently scrambling to mix up the whiteness in their offices, Politico’s Playbook covered today in a short blurb.
On top of having no minority chiefs of staff, less than three percent of blacks and Latinos have senior staff positions in Senate Democrats’ offices, according to a 2015 report from the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies.