The Republican National Convention has cut ties with a well-respected GOP operative whose name was connected to a super PAC proposal to run commercials reminding voters about President Barack Obama’s bombastic old preacher, Rev. Jeremiah Wright.
An official with the convention confirmed that Becki Donatelli and her firm, Campaign Solutions, are no longer helping with planning for the convention in Tampa this summer.
“Campaign Solutions was retained to help develop our convention website and digital strategy, but they are no longer involved in convention planning,” spokesman James Davis told The Daily Caller in a statement on Tuesday.
While her name was listed in proposal documents, Donatelli says she had nothing to do with the origin of the Wright plan.