Trump: 'Weirdo' Tom Steyer 'all talk'

Trump: 'Weirdo' Tom Steyer 'all talk'
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpJoint Chiefs chairman denies report that US is planning to keep 1K troops in Syria Kansas Department of Transportation calls Trump 'delusional communist' on Twitter Trump has privately voiced skepticism about driverless cars: report 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 JordanJordan jokes that sport coats inhibit him during heated hearings Attorney previously in contact with Cohen pushes back on pardon narrative to CNN Cummings refuses to join GOP's criminal referral of Cohen over perjury concerns 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 MeadowsDems fear Trump is looking at presidential pardons H.R. 1 falls short of real reform Divisions emerge over House drug price bills 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 TrumpConservatives face a tough fight as Big Tech's censorship expands GOP lawmaker defends Chelsea Clinton after confrontation over New Zealand attacks Trump Jr. defends Chelsea Clinton after confrontation at vigil for New Zealand attacks MORE, Jordan, Fox News host Laura Ingraham and Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel, among others.