07/17/2017

Liz Warren Sends Panicked Email Over Kid Rock Senate Bid: ‘We All Thought Donald Trump Was Joking’

Chris Enloe, TheBlaze

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) on Friday fired off a panicked email to supporters warning Democrats to not underestimate the Senate bid of world-famous singer “Kid Rock.”

“I know a lot of people are thinking: this is some sort of joke, right?” Warren wrote in a fundraising email to supporters Friday with the subject line reading “Senator Kid Rock (R-MI).”

“Well, maybe this is all a joke — but we all thought Donald Trump was joking when he rode down the escalator at Trump Tower and announced his campaign, too,” Warren added. “And sure, maybe this is just a marketing gimmick for a new album or tour — but we all thought Donald Trump was just promoting his reality show, too.”

The email then linked to a fundraising page where donors could donate to both Michigan Democratic incumbent Sen. Debbie Stabenow — the women who Kid Rock will presumably be challenging — and Warren’s own 2018 re-election campaign, according to the Boston Herald.

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