Elizabeth Warren Comes to Taylor Swift’s Defense – Live News 247

Elizabeth Warren Comes to Taylor Swift’s Defense – Live News 247

 Senator and presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren came to the defense of songstress Taylor Swift, who is engaged in a bitter battle with her former record label headed by Scooter Braun and Scott Borchetta over ownership and rights to her old albums Swift released a statement earlier this week saying the label was trying to stop her from performing her songs at the upcoming American Music Awards According to Swift, she is “not allowed to perform my old songs on television because they claim that would be re-recording my music before I’m allowed to next year ”  On Saturday afternoon, Warren quote tweeted Swift’s statement and said that Swift’s work was being “threatened by a private equity firm,” adding that she has a plan to address this very issue    Warren’s plan to address private equity firms is part of the “economic patriotism” plank of her campaign “To raise wages, help small businesses, and spur economic growth, we need to shut down the Wall Street giveaways and rein in the financial industry so it stops sucking money out of the rest of the economy,” she wrote in a Medium post outlining her plan to end private equity’s “stranglehold” on the economy and jobs Warren also proposed legislation, the Stop Wall Street Looting Act of 2019, that would fundamentally change how private equity can buy and sell other companies  Earlier this week, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez also came to Swift’s defense and maligned private equity firms, saying on Twitter, “Private equity groups’ predatory practices actively hurt millions of Americans… They need to be reigned in ”   In This Article: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Elizabeth Warren, Taylor Swift

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  1. Elizabeth Warren has betrayed the progressive movement. Warren has turned her back on Medicare for All! Seems she was just an establishment plant all this time! She is a fogressive and is just pretending to be a progressive! This is the ultimate betrayal! I'm DONE with her! All paths lead to Bernie Sanders now! He is the only progressive candidate left in the running. He won't betray us like Warren has. We need to all get Behind Bernie Sanders now! Bernie Sanders 2020!

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