Sen. Elizabeth Warren inches toward presidential run in new video

The senator announced Monday she was establishing an exploratory committee.
4:26 | 12/31/18

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In our country if you work hard play by the rules you ought to be able to take care of yourself from the people he'll launch fifty fundamental promise yeah. A promise to should be true for every. Right up in Oklahoma that promise came through for me and reminds him. After my older Brothers joined the military I was still just a kid my daddy had a heart attack and couldn't work. My mom found a minimum wage job seekers connect jobs saved our house and our feet. My Danny and Allison teenagers but it raised a daughter who got to be. Public school teacher a law professor and senator we got a real opportunity to build something. Working families today face a lot tougher pan and life handling and families of collar. Jason cap that is steeper and rocking a patch meeting even harder by the impact of generations of discrimination. I've spent my career heading to the bottom of why America's promise works for some families. But others were just as hard slip through the cracks into disaster and when I found its terrified. These aren't cracks that families are falling into your. Traps America's middle class is under attack. At a weekend here billionaires and big corporations decided they wanted warmth upon. And they enlisted politicians to cut about hatteras winds that crippled unions don't know when its dominant pitcher in the body loops. Mutual rules meant to keep us safe after the great depression and cut their own taxes so they've had. Less than their secretaries and Jane enters its trying to write the rules for the new plant after Wall Street crashed our economy in 2008. I left the classroom to go to Washington and front the broken system head on. Elizabeth Warren apparently not afraid of Tanglewood woes Elizabeth Warren is heading into the lion's sentences more and goes to Washington that we created America's first consumer watchdog to hold the big banks accountable woman who has warned of another meltdown. If Wasim and doesn't straighten out. I never thought I'd run for office not in a million years but when Republican senators tried to sabotage the reforms have run me out of town. I went back to Massachusetts and land against want to. And I feed. Today corruption is poisoning. Our democracy. Politicians look the other way topping insurance companies deny patients life saving coverage while big banks rip off consumers. And while big oil companies to strolling this plant. Our government's supposed to work for all of us but instead it is a common tool for the wealthy and the whole stance propped up by an echo chamber fear. Designed to distract and divide us racist people who'll do or say anything to hang on to PowerPoint. Things at any. Who looks thinks. Praise or logs differently than eight. That is stark pan. Doesn't have to be our future we can make our democracy work from all of us. We can't make our economy work for all of us we can rebuild America's middle classes but this time we got a building for every. No matter where you'll listen. And no matter where your family came from in the world you deserve a path to opportunity. Because no matter what our differences. Most of us want the same thing. To be able to work hard play that the same set rules. And take care of the keep him. That's the America and find them and that's why today I'm launching an exploratory committee for president. Come of this election. In the last two years millions of people have done more than he ever thought things. To protect the promise and now. Here's. Organized together. Fight together the week since taking. Week Ian. We've canyon. And will.

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