senator elizabeth warren http://wamc.org en Senator Warren Promotes Priorities In Massachusetts Tour http://wamc.org/post/senator-warren-promotes-priorities-massachusetts-tour <p>U.S.&nbsp; Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts is touring the state to promote her agenda for the year ahead.&nbsp; She stopped in western Massachusetts today.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp; Senator Warren met with about 100 constituents in the lobby of the downtown Springfield building where&nbsp;&nbsp; the senator’s western Massachusetts office is located. Warren spoke about her agenda for the year ahead in Congress, highlighting three priorities—reducing college student loan debt, increasing government funding for medical research and shoring up Social Security.</p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 23:08:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 82353 at http://wamc.org Senator Warren Promotes Priorities In Massachusetts Tour Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-tim-vercellotti-5 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren has been the subject of 2016 chatter.</p><p>In today&rsquo;s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC&rsquo;s Alan Chartock that Warren has become a liberal icon.</p><p> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 75607 at http://wamc.org Education Groups Petition Senator Warren to Support Head Start http://wamc.org/post/education-groups-petition-senator-warren-support-head-start <p>While many kids are preparing for the start of the school, federal budget cuts are leaving some in Massachusetts unsure about what the school year holds.</p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 22:40:00 +0000 Jim Levulis 72054 at http://wamc.org Education Groups Petition Senator Warren to Support Head Start Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-tim-vercellotti-2 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Ted Kennedy and John Kerry are names of the past when it comes to Massachusetts’ Senate delegation.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Senator Elizabeth Warren is unusually popular nationally.</p><p> Thu, 15 Aug 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 71414 at http://wamc.org Sen. Warren Wraps Up Berkshire Visit http://wamc.org/post/sen-warren-wraps-berkshire-visit <p><a href="http://www.warren.senate.gov/" target="_blank">U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren</a> wrapped up her trip across Massachusetts in the western part of the state today. The Democratic Senator’s visit included a tour of defense manufacturer <a href="http://www.generaldynamics.com/" target="_blank">General Dynamics</a>’ site in Pittsfield. Senator Warren says the plant is making innovative gains in military manufacturing and research to save the country money while still keeping it safe. Mon, 05 Aug 2013 20:34:25 +0000 Jim Levulis 70763 at http://wamc.org Sen. Warren Wraps Up Berkshire Visit Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti - Part 2 http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-tim-vercellotti-part-2-13 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Not three months into her first term, Elizabeth Warren is Massachusetts’ senior U.S. Senator.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Warren already has a big profile in the upper chamber.</p><p> Tue, 05 Mar 2013 15:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 59144 at http://wamc.org