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Elizabeth Warren isn't standing up to Trump. She's going down to his level

Elizabeth Warren isn't standing up to Trump. She's going down to his level
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) addresses a town hall meeting in Roxbury, Mass., on Oct. 13. (Joseph Prezioso / AFP/Getty Images)

To the editor: Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) said: “If we get more people to turn out and vote, we win. This is all about giving people a reason to turn out, a reason to get in the fight, a reason to knock on doors, a reason to run for office, a reason to drag your friends and your family and your neighbors and your co-workers down to the polls on election day.”

As a die-hard Democrat, her “1/64th to 1/1,024th” Native American ancestry won’t get me to vote for her. This is not standing up to President Trump or fighting back. This is going down to his level.

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We already have an attention-grabbing joke of a president. The Democrats do not need that kind of a candidate for president in 2020. Who will she select as a running mate? Michael Avenatti?

Susan Schless, Northridge

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To the editor: A few years ago, I took an ancestry test because I was curious. My skin is almost snow white (I say that not as a matter of pride but as a matter of fact), yet the test showed that I am 6% black.

By Warren’s standards, I would qualify as a “person of color.” Give me a break.

Warren deserves every jab that Trump might send in her direction concerning her claim to “Native American heritage.”

John C. Diebel, Newport Beach

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To the editor: Why doesn’t Warren agree to forgo the $1-million donation to charity Trump pledged if she took a DNA test, but only if the president takes an IQ test?

After all, according to Trump, his IQ is “one of the highest.”

Martha Colvin Wills, Hemet

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