Ellison Says Black Caucus PAC Endorsed Clinton Without Input

“Cong’l Black Caucus (CBC) has NOT endorsed in presidential. Separate CBCPAC endorsed withOUT input from CBC membership, including me,” Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., writes in Twitter post.

  • Group endorsed Hillary Clinton over Bernie Sanders earlier today; Ellison backs Sanders for president
  • NOTE: Congressional Black Caucus PAC is political arm of Congressional Black Caucus, according to the Washington Post; on its website, the PAC describes its mission as working to “increase the number of African Americans in Congress,” promote black participaction in political process and “support non-black candidates that champion our interests”