Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenJuan Williams: Verdict on big debate will be instantaneous WATCH LIVE: Warren campaigns for Clinton in NH Fifteen years since pivotal executive order, STORM Act could help fight terror finance MORE (D-Mass.) on Thursday said she has no desire for Bernie SandersBernie SandersDebate of century lives up to its billing Trump: It's not certain Russia hacked DNC Sanders warns: Debate is not ‘entertainment show’ MORE’s exit from the Democratic presidential primary.
“He has put the right issues on the table both for the Democratic Party and for the country in general so I’m still cheering Bernie on,” she said while touring a community healthcare center in Quincy, Mass., according to The Associated Press.
Warren refused comment on who she voted for in Massachusetts’s Democratic presidential primary earlier this month, the AP reported. She also said she plans on making an endorsement but would not elaborate further on her pick.
The Massachusetts lawmaker argued that both Sanders and Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonDebate of century lives up to its billing Trump offers support for banning gun sales to terror suspects Five takeaways from wild debate MORE offer voters better options on healthcare than their GOP counterparts.
“While the Democrats are saying, ‘Gee, is the right answer to the Affordable Care Act in the following six ways or go all the way to single payer [healthcare]?’ — which is a good debate to have — the Republicans are saying they are going to repeal the Affordable Care Act and replace it with something they can’t describe,” she said.
Warren additionally blasted Republican presidential front-runner Donald TrumpDonald TrumpDebate of century lives up to its billing Trump offers support for banning gun sales to terror suspects Giuliani: I wouldn't debate again after Holt's 'interference' MORE, arguing the billionaire routinely exaggerates his business acumen.
“Donald Trump claims that the reason he’s qualified to be president of the United States is that he is a very, very, very successful businessman. Donald Trump is not a great business success, and it’s time he’s called out on it.”
Trump’s fortune, Warren added, is cultivated “by cheating people, by defrauding people and by skipping out on paying for Chapter 11” bankruptcy protection.