What It Means to be Native American

By Markwayne Mullin
U.S. Congressman, 2nd District

“The Boston Globe” released Senator Elizabeth Warren’s DNA test results this week.

The analysis, done by a Stanford University professor showed that Warren has somewhere between 1/64th and 1/1,024th Native American in her DNA.

In 2014, the “American Journal of Human Genetics” published a study detailing that “European-Americans had genomes that were on average 98.6 percent European, 0.19 percent African, and 0.18 percent Native American.”

 

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