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Senator Warren's Fierce Advocacy for Student Loan Reform

Stephen Dash | Posted 06.20.2015 | Politics
Stephen Dash

Elizabeth Warren has been a vocal proponent for college affordability and student loan reform since her election to the U.S. Senate. As Senator, she has used her fierce persistence and knowledge of the finance industry to advocate on behalf of student borrowers.

Obama: Stop Wall Street Brokers From Putting Their Interests Above Clients Saving for Retirement

Dennis M. Kelleher | Posted 04.25.2015 | Politics
Dennis M. Kelleher

We're not suggesting that everyone who gives retirement investment advice is taking advantage of their clients, since many advisers do act in their client's best interest. But, because the law does not require them to do so, far too many do not. That's why the President's recent action is so important.

Why Obama's State of the Union Was a Triumph for Elizabeth Warren, Too

Ben Wikler | Posted 03.22.2015 | Politics
Ben Wikler

Tonight, the president rallied the nation to challenge an economic system that has ill-served regular Americans for far too long. Senator Warren, and the grassroots movement she has so inspired, helped make that possible, by showing that at this time in American history, such a battle cry would could take wing. Tonight was their triumph, too.

Bad Borders Make Bad Neighbors: Israel/Gaza, Ukraine/Russia, Texas/Mexico

HuffPost Radio | Posted 07.21.2014 | Politics
HuffPost Radio


Border clashes are suddenly breaking out making immigration reform and Middle East peace now even less likely. Shrum and Lowry debate origins and solutions and a) whether the downing of MH17 will force Putin to choose between partner or pariah; and b) how Elizabeth Warren became the new Thor.

Elizabeth Warren Takes Her Fight to the People

MOMocrats | Posted 09.06.2014 | Women

Warren attributes her success to specific conditions available while she was growing up, but that are no longer available to working families in the U.S. -- for example, a minimum wage that was also a living wage.

Can a Post Office Be a Bank?

John Harrington | Posted 08.11.2014 | Impact
John Harrington

Instead of privatizing the post office, there may be a better way to raise revenue for the post office by providing financial services for many who need access to credit and short-term capital.

Third Way Makes Questionable Claim About Elizabeth Warren

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Matt Bennett, a Third Way co-founder and the senior vice president for Public Affairs for the centrist think tank, said Friday that the group supporte...

WATCH LIVE: Who Matt Taibbi Wants To Run For President In 2016

HuffPost Live | Posted 09.30.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Rolling Stone political reporter Matt Taibbi joins HuffPost Live and gives a ringing endorsement for Senator Elizabeth Warren when it comes to the 201...

Four Questions for Fed Chair Candidates

Sen. Bernie Sanders | Posted 10.11.2013 | Politics
Sen. Bernie Sanders

The next Fed chair will have an opportunity to get our economy back on track and to help rebuild America's middle class. But that will require the right temperament and a willingness to take on Wall Street CEOs when necessary.

Sen. Warren Uses CBO Numbers -- and Still Gets Dinged by the WaPo Fact Checker

Jared Bernstein | Posted 09.10.2013 | Media
Jared Bernstein

Sen. Warren, in an argument in support of affordable student loans, used official CBO numbers based on sound and accurate accounting, yet was scored by the WaPo factchecker as getting the numbers half-wrong. Huh?