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Warren says she apologized to Cherokees for 'harm' she caused over Native American flap

Feb 05, 2019 - CNN

(CNN) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren said Monday that she had apologized to Cherokee leaders for sparking "confusion" by her use of a DNA test to prove Native American ancestry, adding that she didn't mean to cause any "harm" to the tribe by citing her heritage "decades ago."

"I'm not a tribal citizen and I respect the difference," the Massachusetts Democrat told CNN in the Capitol on Monday. "Tribes and only tribes determine tribal citizenship."

Warren, who is expected to announce her p...