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Warren takes aim at Pence: He's not a 'decent' man

Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenDespite veto threat, Congress presses ahead on defense bill Overnight Defense: Defense bill moving forward despite Trump veto threat over tech fight | Government funding bill hits snag | Top general talks Afghanistan, Pentagon budget Katie Porter in heated exchange with Mnuchin: 'You're play-acting to be a lawyer' MORE (D-Mass.) reportedly said Saturday that she does not believe Vice President Pence is a decent man. 

“I’m sorry. I followed Pence’s history on LGBTQ Americans, and I don’t think that is a decent position," Warren said, according to Iowa Starting Line. "I disagree.”

Asked if she thinks Pence is a "decent" man, Warren said "no."

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The Massachusetts senator, who launched her 2020 presidential campaign earlier this year, made her opinions known just days after former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenLawsuit alleges 200K Georgia voters were wrongly purged from registration list GOP lawmaker blasts incoming freshman over allegations of presidential voter fraud Haaland has competition to be first Native American to lead Interior  MORE faced scrutiny for calling Pence a "decent guy."

Biden made the comments in reference to Pence at a Forum in Global Leadership at the University of Nebraska-Omaha on Thursday. The remark quickly led to backlash, with actress and former New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon (D) asking Biden to "consider how this falls on the ears of our community."

Biden, who is considering a 2020 run for president, later clarified that there was "nothing decent about being anti-LGBTQ rights, and that includes the Vice President." 

Pence, who served as Indiana governor from 2013-2017, has faced criticism in the past from the LGBTQ community for legislation he has supported. In 2015, he signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, a bill that some viewed as anti-LGBTQ.

Warren added on Saturday that President TrumpDonald John TrumpFederal watchdog accuses VOA parent company of wrongdoing under Trump appointee Lawsuit alleges 200K Georgia voters were wrongly purged from registration list Ivanka Trump gives deposition in lawsuit alleging misuse of inauguration funds MORE's White House is "the most corrupt administration in living memory" when asked if there were any decent figures inside it. 

"It's a tough question," Warren said. "The Mueller investigation has already produced 34 indictments or guilty pleas out of people in the president’s inner circle. Ten Cabinet officials have left, four with huge scandals and others with threat of scandal at the door. This is the most corrupt administration in living memory. That’s why we gotta be in this fight."