Senator Elizabeth Warren informally kicked off the 2020 Democratic presidential nominating fight on a weekend visit to Iowa, condemning the corrupting influence of money on politics and lamenting lost economic opportunities for working families. Bernie Sanders, the Vermont independent whose decision to enter the 2016 presidential campaign was partly a reaction to Warren's decision to sit it out, the MA senator seems least at ease when political conversation turns personal.
The Massachusetts Democrat has previously addressed the backlash to the DNA test results she released in October that showed "strong evidence" she had a Native American ancestor - six to ten generations ago.
Cory Booker of New Jersey and Kamala Harris of California, have already been to Iowa, the hires make clear that Warren intends to compete in the state. Earlier in the week, days after Warren announced her exploratory committee, Mr. Trump tweeted a meme hitting her over the heritage question. "Why is the path so rocky?" she said to a crowd of around 500 people in Council Bluffs on Friday evening. I'm not a citizen of a tribe. "I can't stop him from hurling racial insults", Warren said.
A better-than-expected finish in Iowa could position Warren well in New Hampshire, where she would be expected to perform well as a neighbor to the first-in-the-nation primary state.
Democratic 2020 United States presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren speaks during an event in Des Moines, Iowa. Tribal citizenship is difference from ancestry. And I very much appreciate the effort that folks here in Iowa put into helping us determine the direction our country will take from here.
"It bothers me that there is this test of likability just because she is a woman", Nelson said.
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"You know, I'm glad you asked that question, I genuinely am, and I'm glad for us to have a chance to talk about it", Warren responded.
After questions, Warren got of stage and mingled with supporters. In the huge field of potential presidential Democratic candidates, there's a degree of nuance on these issues.
"Hold on a sec", she said, addressing her Instagram followers moments after starting a live broadcast from her kitchen.
KHALID: Including from reporters, which is rather notable because I would say she is one senator who's been rather notorious for her aversion to talking to the press as a senator. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass, speaks during an organizing event at Curate event space in Des Moines, Iowa, Jan. 5, 2019.
Warren returns to the frame with a bottled beer and then wraps her entire mouth around the bottle neck as she takes a sip.
If her first campaign week is any indication, Warren could be in for a long and bumpy road ahead for 2020.
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Asked about the DNA test she took previous year, Warren said she understands the difference between citizenship and ancestry. "Being shrill with them is I think entirely appropriate".
Outside Warren's debut event on Friday night, Natalie Wertz, 29, who was waiting for the candidate with a friend - both of them having purchased pink T-shirts emblazoned with Warren's de facto slogan, "Nevertheless, she persisted" - spoke confidently of Warren's potential as a candidate.
That poll found 65 percent of likely caucus-goers viewed Warren favorably, and 20 percent saw her unfavorably. "I don't have any power to do that", she added as an audience member yelled out, "Yes, you can!"
Warren's desire to be relatable came full circle during her trip to Iowa, in which she awkwardly "admitted" to purchasing things on Amazon when asked about internet regulation.
With the pivotal caucuses still more than a year away, Warren is the first major candidate to travel to the Hawkeye State.
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