Top 2020 Democrat candidate Elizabeth Warren finally broke down and confessed that the DNA test she took to prove her Native American heritage was “harmful” and “confusing.”
Elizabeth Warren took the DNA test in 2018 to establish Native American lineage. The test came back in October showing only faint traces of Native American ancestry.
Warren faced major backlash following the revelation. Cherokee Nation Secretary of State Chuck Hoskin Jr shredded Warren in a statement, saying “Senator Warren is undermining tribal interests with her continued claims of tribal heritage.”
According to a press release, Warren issued an apology to Cherokee Nation Chief Bill John Baker privately. She may have been hoping that a quiet apology would make the faux pas disappear, but the damage is already done.
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