Trump: 'Weirdo' Tom Steyer 'all talk'

Trump: 'Weirdo' Tom Steyer 'all talk'
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpNASA exec leading moon mission quits weeks after appointment The Hill's Morning Report — After contentious week, Trump heads for Japan Frustration boils over with Senate's 'legislative graveyard' MORE on Tuesday slammed billionaire philanthropist and impeachment advocate Tom Steyer as part of a round of late-night tweets in which he shared messages from his defenders criticizing Democratic investigations.

"Weirdo Tom Steyer doesn’t have the 'guts' or money to run for President. He’s all talk!" Trump tweeted.

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The tweet came in response to a message from Rep. Jim JordanJames (Jim) Daniel JordanRepublicans spend more than million at Trump properties GOP lawmakers lay out border security proposals for DHS Hillicon Valley: Lawmakers seek 'time out' on facial recognition tech | DHS asks cybersecurity staff to volunteer for border help | Judge rules Qualcomm broke antitrust law | Bill calls for 5G national security strategy MORE (R-Ohio), one of his staunchest allies on Capitol Hill. Jordan was reacting to news that Steyer had invested money in television ads to run in the congressman's district that calls for Republicans to hold the president accountable.

Steyer launched the Need to Impeach campaign in 2017 and has poured millions of dollars into the effort to remove Trump from office. He announced in January he would not run for president in 2020, and would instead focus on ensuring Trump did not remain president.

Need to Impeach announced Tuesday a new ad campaign urging Republican voters to hold Trump accountable through their representatives. The ad will air digitally and on television in Jordan's district and Rep. Mark MeadowsMark Randall MeadowsHillicon Valley: Lawmakers seek 'time out' on facial recognition tech | DHS asks cybersecurity staff to volunteer for border help | Judge rules Qualcomm broke antitrust law | Bill calls for 5G national security strategy Lawmakers call for 'time out' on facial recognition tech DeVos family of Michigan ends support for Amash MORE's (R-N.C.) district.

Jordan and Meadows are two of the president's fiercest defenders.

Trump late Tuesday retweeted several messages from his supporters who downplayed or criticized a new investigative effort from House Democrats looking at the president's campaign, administration and business. 

Trump shared tweets from Donald Trump Jr.Donald (Don) John TrumpTrump Jr. slams Republican committee chairman: 'Too weak to stand up to the Democrats' #TrumpTantrum spreads on Twitter after impromptu press conference Trump family members will join state visit to UK MORE, Jordan, Fox News host Laura Ingraham and Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel, among others.