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Scott Brown wants to run the VA for Trump. He has a high-profile liberal supporter in Elizabeth Warren

Scott Brown wants to run the VA for Trump. He has a high-profile liberal supporter in Elizabeth Warren

Former Sen. Scott Brown won a surprising ally this week in his quest to become President-elect Donald Trump’s Veterans Affairs secretary: Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren.

Warren, a leader of the Democratic left and one of Trump’s sharpest-tongued critics, has been a longtime nemesis of Brown. She defeated him in 2012 in one of the most bitter and costly Senate elections in recent years, then campaigned against him two years later when he tried in vain to win a Senate seat in neighboring New Hampshire, and has mocked him ever since as “the biggest loser.”

Brown, a Republican, has been one of Warren’s harshest critics too, making her...

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