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Sen. Elizabeth Warren Calls Mail Bombs a Reminder That Some Step Over Line

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    Warren Comments on Mail Bombs

    Sen. Elizabeth Warren said the pipe bombs that were mailed to prominent Democratic politicians are an "assault on democracy."

    (Published Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018)

    U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren says there's a difference between fighting hard for a principle and encouraging people to violence — but she declined to say if President Donald Trump has crossed that line.

    The Massachusetts Democrat made the comments Thursday in an interview with The Associated Press as the mail-bomb scare widened.

    Warren said the bombs are a reminder that some individuals have stepped over the line. She said they are responsible for their actions, but added that it's important no one incite anyone to violence.

    Warren is a frequent target of Trump who has repeatedly mocked her by calling her "Pocahontas," a reference to Warren's claims of Native American heritage. Warren has released DNA test results that provide some evidence of a Native American in her lineage.

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    Warren said she has not received any suspicious packages.

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