Fauxcahontas Won’t Designate Self First Native American Senator from Massachusetts

Posted by on Jan 08, 2013 at 12:27 pm

She refuses to beat her own drum. Really, how pathetic is this woman? And how pathetic are the idiots who voted for her?

Despite repeated claims she is “proud” of her Cherokee heritage, newly minted U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is keeping that pride under wraps and won’t be taking advantage of a chance to officially list herself as the Bay State’s first Native American U.S. senator.

Aides said Warren, who describes herself as part Cherokee and part Delaware Indian, won’t contact historians at the Senate Historical Office to tell them she’s Native American. The office lists minority senators in its official directory.

Warren’s aides refused further comment, but Betty Koed, an associate historian at the Senate Historical Office, said, “If her office wants to call and have her listed, we’d be happy to do so.”

But she can’t do it because she and everyone else knows she can’t. It’s bogus and she’s bogus, but just can never admit it.

Twila Barnes, a Cherokee who has been a consistent critic of Warren, said her decision is just more proof Warren’s claims are suspect. “I think she just wants this to go away because she knows she has no proof. I think it was something she did to get a job, and it was temporarily convenient,” Barnes said. “She’s saying she’s so proud, then why isn’t she declaring herself and getting involved in Native American issues?”

It’s worth noting the GOP has the majority of minorities in the Senate.

The Senate Historical Office’s latest directory now includes U.S. Sen. Maize Hirono (D-Hawaii), an Asian American; U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), a Hispanic American; and U.S. Sen. Tim Scott (R-South Carolina), an African American.

These lily-white Democrats really need to embrace diversity.

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2 Responses to “Fauxcahontas Won’t Designate Self First Native American Senator from Massachusetts”

  1. MT Geoff on 8/08/13 at 1:55 pm

    Ah, here’s the thing. Competence can come in any “identity” — Asian, female, legal immigrant. In embracing competence, conservatives wind up showing genuine respect for people and achieving diversity.
    But when competence is the last thing your leadership really wants, “diversity” will triumph.