Wasserman Schultz caught up in Iran-deal controversy

A new Democratic controversy has erupted over President Obama’s nuclear Iran deal and once again Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz is in the middle of it.

On Saturday at the DNC’s summer meeting, Wasserman Schultz made a procedural ruling against a show of support for the president’s signature foreign-policy initiative — a decision she and her press shop have refused to explain openly. Some Democrats, already upset that the South Florida representative hasn’t said whether she’ll back the Iran deal in Congress, began trashing her and even calling for her ouster as DNC chair.

As Wasserman Schultz stayed silent, the bad headlines poured in: