Trump: 'Weirdo' Tom Steyer 'all talk'

Trump: 'Weirdo' Tom Steyer 'all talk'
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpJimmy Carter: 'I hope there's an age limit' on presidency White House fires DHS general counsel: report Trump to cap California trip with visit to the border 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.


The tweet came in response to a message from Rep. Jim JordanJames (Jim) Daniel JordanMeadows to be replaced by Biggs as Freedom Caucus leader House Republicans want details on Democrats' trips to Mexico GOP lawmakers, states back gunmaker in Sandy Hook appeal 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 MeadowsGOP struggles with retirement wave Lewandowski, Democrats tangle at testy hearing Meadows, Cotton introduce bill to prevent district judges from blocking federal policy changes 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 TrumpDemocrats introduce bill to block taxpayer-funded spending at Trump properties Trump dismisses NYT explanation on Kavanaugh correction The Hill's Morning Report - Trump takes 2020 roadshow to New Mexico MORE, Jordan, Fox News host Laura Ingraham and Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel, among others.