Senate Republicans boost Elizabeth Warren’s run for the 2020 Dem nomination
"Say hello to the new superhero of the Democrats: Elizabeth Warren, cast for the role by Mitch McConnell and the Senate Republicans. All is going according to plan. By means of Republicans enforcing an old Senate rule on decorum, she has achieved martyr status, and in a party that worships victims, this could be the key to lining up donors, mailing lists, and momentum toward the nomination to run against Trump.
"The background, for those unfamiliar with the "gagging," as it is being called, is explained by Jordain Carey of The Hill:" . . . Thomas Lifson