Skip to comments.Brown: Steel case shows Warren sides with big business (MA Senate Race)
Posted on 09/25/2012 10:51:08 AM PDT by ruralvoter
Republican Sen. Scott Brown lobbed hypocrisy charges against Democrat Elizabeth Warren today for her work on behalf of a steel conglomerate in 1995, saying it contradicts her claims of being a champion of the middle class.
I think its hypocritical to say youre out there fighting for the middle class and fighting for the union workers and the little guys, Brown said at a campaign appearance at South Station today.
Brown said national AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka in town yesterday to talk up Warrens union credentials at a labor rally will be hard-pressed to defend Warren now.
Hes going to have a very, very difficult time explaining to union workers why shes been siding with the big corporations against the asbestos workers, against the steel workers, against the workers who are fighting for their pensions and their health care and their settlements. I think thats hypocritical.
The Herald reported today that Warren a self-proclaimed fighter for the middle class was hired to represent steel conglomerate LTV Steel in 1995 in its attempt to overturn a ruling forcing it to pay $140 million in retirement benefits to former employees.
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He’s just slapping Sacafullabull around, and its wonderful to behold.
It's amazing that she is anywhere near being still in the race. That shows just how much koolaid has been drunk in MA over the years - it gets into the marrow.