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Democrats were quick to question Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s (D-Mass.) assertion that progressives are now the “heart and soul” of the Democratic Party. Warren is one of few candidates that the Democrats are expecting to put up against Donald Trump in the 2020 election.
During a speech at the liberal Netroots Nation conference last week, Warren stated that progressives have control of the party. Her remarks immediately stirred headlines such as the NY Times suggesting, “Ms. Warren sent an unambiguous message that she believes the Clinton effort to push Democrats toward the political center should be relegated to history.”
Kristen Orthman, Warren’s spokesperson, clarified the Senator’s message, saying, “If we’re going to be the people who lead the Democratic Party back from the wilderness and lead our country out of this dark time, then we can’t waste energypost was originally published on this site