Tom Perez today picked up the endorsement of the full Virgin Islands delegation to the DNC. Ahead of tomorrow's vote for DNC chair, the Virgin Islands delegation including Donna Christensen, chair; Glen Smith, Vice chair; Luis "Tito" Morales, national committeeman; Carol Burke, national committeewoman; cited Tom's plan to get the party back to basics in their endorsement.
Statement of the Virgin Islands Delegation to the DNC:
"We are proud to endorse Tom Perez for DNC chair because we believe he is best suited to lead Democrats - wherever they live - and turn our party around. We support Tom for his longstanding commitment and decades of action on the issues the Democratic Party stands for. Tom has shared with us his vision for a 57-state strategy including all 50 states and the territories that gets us back to a message of opportunity for all. In order to elect more Democrats up and down the ballot, we need to get back to the basics of grassroots organizing and running a world class operation at the DNC. We stand with Tom and support him taking on this challenge for Democrats."