Lynch’s comments come after Warren made billionaires a central part of her campaign. Warren said that “billionaire’s in wine caves” should not pick the next president, after photographs emerged of her opponent Pete Buttigieg hosting an opulent fundraiser with wealthy donors in Napa Valley.
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At the latest presidential debate, a clash erupted between the pair. Warren made a criticism about big-dollar fundraisers and Buttigieg responded, saying: “I can’t help but feel that might have been directed at me.”
This is our only chance to defeat Donald Trump, and we shouldn’t do it with one hand tied behind our back.
Warren responded, describing Buttigieg’s recent fundraising event at a wine cellar as having taken place at a “wine cave full of crystals.”
Billionaires in wine caves should not pick the next president of the United States.
Following Lynch's intervention, Warren is yet to respond, but the internet has a lot of thoughts in the meantime.
Mostly, people are siding with Warren on this one.
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