Warren congratulates Scott Brown on ambassador nomination

Warren congratulates Scott Brown on ambassador nomination
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Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenWarren goes on tweetstorm over GOP ObamaCare repeal bill Warren: Dems should campaign on single-payer healthcare plan Senate Dems step up protests ahead of ObamaCare repeal vote MORE (D) on Thursday congratulated Scott Brown, whom she defeated for a Massachusetts Senate seat, on his nomination to serve as the U.S. ambassador to New Zealand.

"Congrats on your nomination for New Zealand Ambassador!" Warren tweeted. 

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President Trump announced Thursday he is nominating Brown, who had also been suggested as a candidate for secretary of Veterans Affairs, to serve as ambassador to the Pacific ally.
 
Brown, who endorsed Trump early in his campaign, was elected to the Senate in a 2010 special election following the death of Sen. Ted Kennedy (D).
 
Two years later, Warren unseated him.
 
He lost another Senate race in 2014, when he ran in New Hampshire.