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Surprise: Elizabeth Warren Refuses to Explain Heritage Claims at the DNC

cloneb1 Wrote: Sep 05, 2012 9:03 PM
My Daughters have blondish hair and blue/green eyes. They are not one hundred percent Cherokee, but they do have the heritage. This of course is not to give Ms. Warren a pass, just answering the question

As an obligatory follow-up to my post earlier today, it appears US Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren is steadfastly refusing to confirm or deny allegations she purposefully lied about her ethnic heritage in order to bolster her academic career. The Boston Herald reports:

Elizabeth Warren, scrambling to shift focus from her ongoing Cherokee scandal, dismissed demands from Native Americans who want her to explain her heritage claims in her first appearance at the Democratic National Convention this morning.

“I’ve answered those questions, what I’m here to talk about (is) what’s happening to America’s working class...