The Vice President has felt dissed by the Senator from Massachusetts on a 2024 running mate question…..
Senator Warren has worked to cool things down….
The Vice President has been slow to accept Senator Warrens’s phone calls…..
But it appears the two have got past things.…
Tensions have grown heated over the past month between Vice President Kamala Harris and Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.).
First, Warren offended Harris and her team after she was asked in a January interview if President Biden should keep Harris as his vice president.
“I really want to defer to what makes Biden comfortable on his team,” the senator told a Boston radio station.
Then, after Warren realized what she had done, she called Harris twice to offer an apology, as CNN reported this week. Harris didn’t return her phone calls, the news outlet also said.
On Tuesday night, Harris hosted a bipartisan dinner — attended by Warren — for female senators at the U.S. Naval Observatory, something she has done a couple of times, sources said….
Allies close to both women acknowledge that there was “beef”— as one put it— and it only ballooned after news reports on the skirmish made the rounds since late January after Warren did the interview on a local Boston radio show.
Harris’s allies were annoyed that Warren made the remark in the first place. “It was perceived to be a real slap in the face,” one ally said….
For now, Warren’s attention seems to be focused elsewhere. While news about the Silicon Valley Bank controversy sent shockwaves through Washington and New York, Warren made the rounds on television this week and wrote an op-ed in the New York Times detailing what she called “bank failures” while suggesting that more damage is preventable.
Another Democratic strategist said it’s smart for the two women to move on…..
image….Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, left, stands alongside Vice President Kamala Harris at a dinner nearly a month after the senator failed to endorse a 2024 Biden-Harris ticket….Yahoo News
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