Sen. Elizabeth Warren was confronted by a voter in Sioux City on Saturday morning over her decision to use a DNA test to prove she’s an Indian.
“I am not a person of color,” the Massachusetts Democrat said. “I am not a citizen of a tribe. Tribal citizenship is very different from ancestry. Tribes — and only tribes — determine tribal citizenship, and I respect that difference.”
Warren said the logic is simple [she must have rehearsed that bit]. In Oklahoma, where she lived as a child, she had been told of her Native American roots. Those nasty Republicans kept using her claim against her.
“My decision was to put it all out there,” Warren said of the final calculation this time around.
The questioner seemed more concerned about its potential to fuel President Donald Trump’s attacks. The person didn’t much care that Warren’s a liar and exploited the lie to get ahead in her career[…]
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