Elizabeth Warren makes a surprise appearance at Native American luncheon

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren officially kicked off her 2020 presidential campaign this weekend, but the Massachusets senator posed that President Donald Trump may not be in a position to challenge her.

'Elizabeth Warren has already been exposed as a fraud by the Native Americans she impersonated and disrespected...'

The joke played on the hot water Warren found herself in for exaggerating her Native American ancestry over the years.

"What happens in 2020 is going to determine the direction of our nation, the direction of our people", she said, noting that America is experiencing a "dangerous moment".

But after Trump mocked her campaign effort, Warren began to get personal as well, pointing to the ongoing investigation into alleged Russian collusion by Special Counsel Robert Mueller.

The answer to that question, Warren went on to say, was to avoid the trap of engaging in every one of Trump's actions."Here's how I see it: Donald Trump is not the only problem we've got".

On her first full day of campaigning as a declared presidential candidate, Democratic Sen. It includes several well-known women lawmakers, with Senator Amy Klobuchar expected to join their numbers on Sunday.

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Trump has dubbed Warren "Pocahontas" over her claims of Native American ancestry.

In addition to privately apologizing to the Cherokee Nation for publicizing her DNA test, she told the Washington Post that she was "sorry for furthering confusion on tribal sovereignty and tribal citizenship and harm that resulted".

Speaking at a campaign event on Sunday, the day after she announced her intention to run for president, Warren said that Trump may not be a "free person" by the end of the election. "What are we as candidates, as activists, as the press, going to do about it?"

Warren has said the story of Pocahontas long has "been taken away by powerful people who twisted it to serve their own purposes".

Warren has made a decision to ignore what she called Trump's "every day efforts to divide and distract", a campaign spokesperson told CNN. Warren continued. "Are we going to let him use those to divide us?" Cory Booker of New Jersey spoke to a crowd at Fairfield Central High School. Warren, who announced she was forming a presidential exploratory committee in December, could see additional documents surface to keep the issue alive, according to the Post.

Ms Warren announced her campaign in her home state of MA at a mill site where largely immigrant factory workers went on strike about 100 years ago, a fitting forum for the longtime consumer advocate to advance her platform.