By Hillary Clinton
It was always going to take a special kind of leader to pick up Ted Kennedy’s mantle as senior Senator from Massachusetts—champion of working families and scourge of special interests.
Elizabeth Warren’s journey from janitor’s daughter to Harvard professor, to public watchdog, to U.S. Senator, has been driven by an unflagging determination to level the playing field for hardworking American families like the one she grew up with in Oklahoma. She fights so hard for others to share in the American Dream because she lived it herself.