Tag Archives: Elizabeth Warren

That’s Just So Mean! (HRC/NYP Edition)

Today’s New York Post was clearly channeling the National Enquirer with this Page One political screamer. (Tip o’ the pixel to the Newseum’s Today’s Front Pages.)     Even more hyperventilating than the front page was the piece itself, which was … Continue reading

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What Can Timothy Geithner Do for Brown?

Not much, to judge from the former Treasury secretary’s new book, Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises. Via Politico’s Playbook: “Dealing with Congress, to put it mildly, did not feel like a careful, deliberative journey in search of the best public … Continue reading

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The Map of Elizabeth Warren’s Presidential Run

Smart front-page piece by Noah Bierman in Tuesday’s Boston Globe about Massachusetts senior (!) senator Elizabeth Warren’s nationwide Good Neighbor Liz tour. Warren bolsters Democratic party’s funding Money-raising aids Shaheen, other candidates WASHINGTON — Elizabeth Warren has played the role … Continue reading

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Markey/Lynch People’s Pledge Gives Special Interests More Clout

Among any number of things former U.S. Sen. Scott Brown regrets about his loss to Elizabeth Warren last fall, quite possibly the biggest is taking the People’s Pledge – an agreement between the two candidates to discourage outside advertising by … Continue reading

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Why The News Media Is Like A Game Of Twister

Apparently there’s no story too marginal, too convoluted, or too small for the news media to pursue these days. Exhibit Umpteen, via The Daily Caller: Iranian filmmaker behind new Mohammed biopic also worked on 2008 film with Warren’s son-in-law An … Continue reading

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The Latest Elizabeth Warren Pow Wow Yow Joke

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal at Saturday’s Gridiron Club dinner, which proves each year that the Beltway-industrial complex is one rolling cocktail party for politicians and the news media. Via Politico’s Playbook (sorry no link – we’re still iPadlocked): “Great to … Continue reading

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Barney & Friends Not Feeling The Love

Looks like interim Senate wannabe Barney Frank (D-Pick Me!) and his  drumbeaters have undercut their own cause. Start with drumbeater and Norfolk resident John F. Kelley (via ABC’s The Note): MOVEON MEMBER LAUNCHES PETITION TO PUT BARNEY FRANK IN THE … Continue reading

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That’s Just So Mean! (Elizabeth Warren Edition IV)

From Sunday’s Boston Herald: Liz Warren stumps for her ‘tutor’ With months of fiscal wrangling ahead on Capitol Hill, newly christened — and soon-to-be senior — U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren called retiring Bay State Congressman Barney Frank an “extraordinary” choice … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Warren PACs A Low-Profile Punch

In keeping with her Marcel Marceau press conference last month, Sen.-elect Elizabeth Warren (D-I’m Not There) has relentlessly avoided the spotlight in advance of taking her U.S. Senate seat. From Thursday’s Wall Street Journal: A High-Profile Newcomer Keeps a Low … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Warren Had No Pinterest In Photo-Sharing

This is so Liz Warren (via techPresident): Worries Over Copyright Infringement Kept Warren’s Senate Campaign Off Pinterest Senator-elect Elizabeth Warren’s 2012 campaign stayed away from the social image-sharing platform Pinterest because the campaign’s new media director feared that the platform … Continue reading

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