NBC Declares ‘Progressive Hero’ Elizabeth Warren Hillary’s ‘Secret Weapon’

After hailing Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren as a “progressive champion” for Hillary Clinton on Thursday, on Friday, NBC’s Today doubled down as co-host Savannah Guthrie led the show by cheering the left-wing lawmaker formerly endorsing the presumptive Democratic nominee: “Clinton’s secret weapon?…Is Warren on the VP short list? The speculation that has the political world spinning.”

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