Friday, April 18, 2014

Sen. Elizabeth Warren: A Worldview Shaped In Youth

Sen. Elizabeth Warren Writes Of A Worldview Shaped In Youth
April 18, 2014 - Interview Highlights

When she was a 12-year-old girl growing up in Oklahoma, Warren's father had a heart attack and could no longer work. Money was tight, and the family lost their station wagon. Her parents were terrified of losing their home.

On how that experience shaped her

I still remember the day. Going up to my mother's bedroom, and she had pulled her best dress out of the closet. She was crying and struggling to get into that dress. She was determined we were not going to lose our house. And I remember watching her as she walked out the door, and walked over to the Sears and got a minimum-wage job. But in those days, that was enough to save our home. read more & listen to interview>>>

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