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Elizabeth Warren summons memory of Ted Kennedy as she rallies Democrats

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Elizabeth Warren today summoned the memory of the late Senator Edward M. Kennedy, at the first Democratic National Convention since his death, as she tried to rally Democrats not just to her election campaign but the reelection of President Obama.

The Harvard Law School professor, on the eve of her own convention speech, told members of the Massachusetts delegation that Kennedy inspired her with an ultimately unsuccessful 10-year fight against changes in US bankruptcy law that she, too, opposed.

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