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The not-ready-for-prime-time player

Should the voters of Massachusetts really be surprised that Elizabeth Warren seemingly isn’t ready for prime time (“A woman of few words,” Brian McGrory, Meto, Nov. 9)?

Let’s look at the facts: She never held a lower elective office; the Democratic Party bosses cleared the deck of several credible rivals to facilitate her coronation in the primary; and she did little local press during the race, opting instead for friendly national media types such as Rachel Maddow.

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Still surprised? Hope not.

Christopher R.


Manchester, N.H.

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