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TheDailyBeast: Political Rising Stars of 2012

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Democrats: Elizabeth Warren

The folksy Harvard law professor became a national figure early in the Obama administration through her work in establishing the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau. But after being denied the chance to run the new agency, she’s proved she’s not just a wonky egghead but a talented politician too. The first-time candidate quickly scared off several other candidates for the Democratic nod for Senate in Massachusetts, and her quick quips, populist chops, and impressive fundraising have Sen. Scott Brown, the Republican incumbent, running scared.

(AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
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