Elizabeth Warren officially kicks off 2020 White House bid


Senator Elizabeth Warren, at a rally outside a mill in Lawrence, Massachusetts, has officially announced she is running for the Democratic nomination for president.

She made her intentions clear during a speech in Lawrence, Massachusetts, Saturday morning.

Warren was introduced on Saturday by Representative Joe Kennedy III, grandson of former U.S. Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy and part of the new generation of the most prominent Democratic family in MA and arguably the U.S.

Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale said in a statement Saturday that Warren has been "exposed as a fraud by the Native Americans she impersonated and disrespected to advance her professional career, and the people of MA she deceived to get elected". Warren said. She said that President Trump was a "symptom of what's gone wrong in America", meaning a "rigged system that props up the rich and the powerful and kicks dirt on everyone else".

"When I talk about this, some rich guys scream 'class warfare!' Well, let me tell you something, these same rich guys have been waging class warfare against hard-working people for decades - I say it's time to fight back." she said.

The Massachusetts Democrat, a leader of the party's progressive wing, made her announcement from a historic site in Lawrence, northwest of Boston, that launched the us organized labor movement. "I am in that fight all the way", she told supporters in Lawrence, Mass.

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The Cherokee Nation blasted Warren for the test, which they said was a false claim to tribal membership, leading the senator to apologise. The fight to build an America where dreams are possible, an America that works for everyone. "And that is why I stand here today: to declare that I am a candidate for President of the United States of America". The only thing standing in her way is the continued criticism of her claimed Native American heritage. The Washington Post reported that Warren wrote in 1986 that her race was "American Indian" in a Texas state bar registration card, adding to the list of instances in which the senator self-identified this way. "I'm not taking applications from billionaires who want to run a super PAC on my behalf".

Many Massachusetts residents who turned out for the campaign kickoff, meanwhile, said they'd rather see the 2020 race focus on issues that matter to many Americans, such as income inequality, student debt and health care - not Warren's heritage.

To no surprise, Warren drew sharp contrasts between herself and President Donald Trump, painting the president as a cancerous disease, while promoting her progressive agenda as the anecdote America desperately needs.

The report, which marked the first instance yet of Warren making the assertion in her own handwriting, prompted new apologies from the senator. "That's a fundamental promise of America", she said.

A challenge for Warren, 69, a regular target of Trump's attacks, is to prove to a Democratic base desperate to defeat Trump that she won't fail them.

Warren rolled out the DNA test results in October, along with a slickly produced video that took on Trump's "Pocahontas" taunts head-on.

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