Posted by | January 3, 2013 12:39 | Filed under: Top Stories

By: Sarah Betancourt

warren1Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts was sworn into the 113th Congress this afternoon. Warren will also be a member of the Senate Banking Committee, a highly coveted committee and a hard-won seat for her after her stint as the Special Advisor for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

By: Sarah Betancourt

Sarah Betancourt is a Boston-based journalist who has written for In These Times, Open Media Boston, Spare Change News, Boston.com, the Boston Globe Environment Blog, and has had work appear in video on the National Geographic Water Currents Blog. She writes primarily about Boston politics, labor, Generation Y issues, and environmental policy.