Sen. Warren Has ‘Zero’ Sympathy for People Involved in Alleged Fraudulent Entry Into Colleges
Presidential candidate and Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) weighed in on the massive college admissions scandal that broke on Tuesday.
“So as a parent, how much sympathy would you have for these parents who are embroiled in this alleged cheating scandal,” Morning Joe co-host Mika Brzezinski asked.
“Zero,” Warren replied.
The interaction has gotten a lot of attention on Twitter given Warren’s history with her now-proven exaggerated claims of Native American heritage while she was a professor at Harvard:
Say what? https://t.co/OpphH86G59
— Charles V Payne (@cvpayne) March 13, 2019
And today’s award for least self-aware statement on a cable news hit goes to … https://t.co/qREaXgn70A
— Nate Madden (@NateOnTheHill) March 13, 2019
— Sean Parnell (@SeanParnellUSA) March 13, 2019
— PragerU (@prageru) March 13, 2019
Cheating to get a professor’s job, well, that’s different… https://t.co/pUKAz7k16A
— NewsBusters (@newsbusters) March 13, 2019
— Bret Baier (@BretBaier) March 13, 2019
The college scandal was described as the “largest college admissions scam ever prosecuted by the Department of Justice,” by Andrew Lelling, U.S. Attorney for the District of Massachusetts. Actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are among 50 people accused by the FBI of allegedly taking part in it.
Watch above, via MSNBC.
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