Warren Stands by 'Nobody in This Country...Got Rich on Their Own'
12:40 PM, Jul 25, 2012 • By MICHAEL WARREN
While Barack Obama has taken to swing state airwaves to walk back his recent comments that business owners "didn't build" their businesses, Massachusetts Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren is not backing down from similar comments she made last year.
In a 2011 video that went viral on left-wing blogs, Warren told a group of supporters that "there is nobody in this country who got rich on their own." Warren was asked about these statements by a local TV station this week:
"Of course I stand by those remarks," Warren said. "Look at the video."
Here's part of what Warren said in that video: