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Joshua Green

Warren shows what kind of senator she will be

EVER SINCE Elizabeth Warren defeated Scott Brown last November, Washington insiders (especially Democrats) have been intensely curious about what kind of a senator she would turn out to be. Warren’s political views aren’t the source of curiosity: She’s a liberal.

Rather, the mystery revolved around when and how she would use her considerable celebrity to advance those views, and whether or not she could succeed in the hidebound, stiflingly hierarchical culture of the Senate.

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