Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz, a South Florida Congresswoman, is having a tough week.
Not that she's a stranger to bad press or criticism; supporters of Bernie Sanders have for nearly a year been livid over her reluctance to hold debates between Sanders and Hillary Clinton.
But now, according to DC blog The Hill, Wasserman Schultz is now the object of ire among even some establishment members of Congress over her divisiveness, so much so that one unnamed pro-Clinton Democratic Senator told the blog that party members were trying to decide "what color plate do we deliver Debbie Wasserman Schultz's head on."
Republicans, obviously, are enjoying this.
The Tea Party Express, the biggest tea party PAC in the country, has (jokingly) endorsed her in her reelection campaign, a race in which she faces Tim Canova, a liberal Democrat endorsed by Sanders, in the August primary.
“While both Wasserman Schultz and Canova share extreme liberal views that are damaging to American prosperity, the scales tip for us to endorse Wasserman Schultz because conservatives and the Tea Party have thrived during her tenure as DNC Chairman,” said Tea Party Express executive director, Taylor Budowich in a media release.
Budowich even called her out for her treatment of Sanders.
“Her blatant partiality towards Hillary Clinton against Bernie Sanders has led to an acrimonious Democratic Party contest, and a likely contentious Democratic Convention," Budowich stated. "Why give up a good thing by having Wasserman Schultz defeated now?"
The "endorsement" follows a similar move by Karl Rove's American Crossroads Super PAC in which Crossroads president and CEO Steven Law called her leadership "a catalyst for the emerging civil war in the Democratic Party this year, ensuring that their nominating process will drag on far longer than that of Republicans."
Because there has never been any division within the Republican party...at least not in the past month.