Warren, Sanders Backers Feud After ‘Pocahontas’ Text Message

A text message that referred to Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren as “Pocahontas” which was sent through rival Bernie Sanders’ volunteer messaging system led to social media feuding and confusion among supporters of both candidates.

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A text message that referred to Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren as “Pocahontas” which was sent through rival Bernie Sanders’ volunteer messaging system led to social media feuding and confusion among supporters of both candidates. It turns out the text message came from a rogue Sanders campaign volunteer believed to be a supporter of President Donald Trump, the campaign told The Associated Press. The individual was removed from the system. But the image of it,…

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