September 21, 2012
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Senator Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren met Thursday night for the first of four debates.
The rivals clashed clashed on taxes, women’s issues, and Warren's Native American heritage.
Brown and Warren shook hands before the debate.
Warren addressed the media after the debate.
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Sen. Brown arrived at the studios of WBZ-TV for the debate.
Brown said this week he planned to use the debate to highlight the differences between his and Warren's political philosophies.
Warren was accompanied by her husband, Bruce Mann.
Warren said she planned to underscore where she and Brown would diverge on votes she considered important for the state.
Supporters of both sides waited for the candidates to arrive.