The Fine Print
Are you ready for Warren?
That’s the question supporters of Sen. Elizabeth Warren are asking with the recent formation of a Ready for Warren Super PAC, which is taking a page from Ready for Hillary in laying the groundwork for a presidential campaign should the Massachusetts Democrat decide to run in 2016.
Though many of her fans are cheering “Run, Liz, Run,” Warren is putting the brakes on such enthusiasm.
“I am not running,” Warren told “The Fine Print” when asked if she’s mulling the idea of a presidential bid. It's the same answer she always gives -- in the present tense. She doesn't rule out whether she would ever run.
“I am focused on the 2014 elections,” she said. “We've got an election coming up … just a few months away -- that’s what we need to work on.”
As for her admirers calling for her to get in the race, Warren is keeping her distance. “I do not support this,” she said.
To make clear that her focus is on the 2014 midterm elections, Warren has been