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Politics Elizabeth Warren downplays AOC endorsement snub

00:50  21 october  2019
00:50  21 october  2019 Source:   washingtonexaminer.com

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Elizabeth Warren , Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Bernie Sanders Photo illustration by Slate. Photos by Ethan Miller/Getty Images, Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for So just how much would an AOC endorsement be worth? It all depends on which of the two White House hopefuls manages to land it.

Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) who is doing her level best to win Ocasio-Cortez’s endorsement . While Ocasio-Cortez’s endorsement may be a coup for Warren , it’s rather bizarre that the party in general and these two senators in particular endow this unpopular (outside the party base) freshman rep. with

INDIANOLA, Iowa — Elizabeth Warren shrugged off Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's endorsement snub after Bernie Sanders beat her to the liberal firebrand's support.

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"I am a fan of the congresswoman. She's done some terrific work. We have worked together, and I know that once this primary is over we're all going to be on the same side," the Massachusetts senator said in Iowa on Sunday.

Ocasio-Cortez, a New York House Democrat, was wooed by both Warren and Sanders, a Senate colleague from Vermont, as the pair vie for the right to challenge President Trump in 2020. In one video, Warren and Ocasio-Cortez joked about Game of Thrones.

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" Elizabeth Warren will push an unequal America in the right direction," the headline of the endorsement reads. The editorial board called Warren "the best leader for these times," and said she "is not the radical some perceive her to be." "( Warren ) says corporations should have less

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The trio are considered to be the driving force behind the liberal faction of the party but there are differences. Sanders has pushed socialist policies since his years as mayor in Burlington, Vermont, from 1981-89, as a House member for 16 years and a senator since 2007. Ocasio-Cortez is a self-described "democratic socialist," and Warren still considers herself to be a capitalist.

At his "comeback" rally in New York on Saturday, held after an extended break following a heart attack, Ocasio-Cortez, 30, cast Sanders, 78, as the father of the liberal movement, which is based on "big, structural change."

"We right now have one of the best Democratic presidential primary fields in a generation and much of that is thanks to the work that Bernie Sanders has done in his entire life," Ocasio-Cortez said.

Warren is on a three-day swing of Iowa, the first-in-the-nation voting state. Her first stop on Sunday was at Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa.

Elizabeth Warren’s Days Defending Big Corporations .
Elizabeth Warren had never taken on the federal government before. But in 1995, she found herself up against the Clinton administration, representing the Cleveland-based conglomerate LTV Steel. Even though LTV had sold off its coal mines during the 1980s, a new law required it to contribute to a health fund for retired miners.LTV believed that it should not have to pay. Those claims, the company said, should have been handled as part of its bankruptcy reorganization.Ms. Warren’s job was to convince the Supreme Court to hear LTV’s case.The court declined, but for Ms. Warren, the issue would fester.

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