Delaney hits Warren for Fox town hall snub: If you're not using it, I will

Delaney hits Warren for Fox town hall snub: If you're not using it, I will
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Presidential candidate John DelaneyJohn Kevin DelaneyTrump campaign mocks Democratic debate: 'Another informercial for President Trump' The Hill's 12:30 Report: House panel approves impeachment powers Sanders slips in NH, Biden and Warren in statistical dead heat MORE criticized Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenGun control: Campaigning vs. legislating Booker defends middle-ground health care approach: 'We're going to fight to get there' Democrats spar over electoral appeal of 'Medicare for All' MORE's (D-Mass.) decision not to accept a Fox News town hall on Tuesday, saying that he would take it. 

"If you're not using your town hall, I will," said the former Democratic congressman from Maryland. "Democratic candidates have to campaign everywhere and talk to all voters."

Warren said Tuesday that she will turn down an offer to appear in a Fox News town hall, slamming the network as a "hate-for-profit machine."

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"I’ve done 57 media avails and 131 interviews, taking over 1,100 questions from press just since January," she tweeted. "Fox News is welcome to come to my events just like any other outlet. But a Fox News town hall adds money to the hate-for-profit machine. To which I say: hard pass."

Several other presidential candidates have recently appeared in Fox News town halls or accepted offers to appear from the network.

Sens. Bernie SandersBernie SandersGun control: Campaigning vs. legislating Booker defends middle-ground health care approach: 'We're going to fight to get there' Sunday shows preview: Democratic candidates make the rounds after debate MORE (I-Vt.) and Amy KlobucharAmy Jean KlobucharSunday shows - Guns dominate after Democratic debate Klobuchar: Investigation into Kavanaugh 'a sham' Sunday shows preview: Democratic candidates make the rounds after debate MORE (D-Minn.) have already participated in Fox town halls and South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPeter (Pete) Paul ButtigiegO'Rourke responds to Buttigieg's gun criticism: 'That calculation and fear is what got us here in the first place' Buttigieg: Biden gave 'bad' debate answer on slavery's legacy O'Rourke's debate moment reignites gun debate on Sunday shows MORE (D) is slated to appear on May 19. Sanders's event drew 2.6 million views and was the most-watched town hall this year. 

More than 20 people are currently vying for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. Warren's campaign has recently seen some momentum while Delaney is considered a long-shot candidate.