Clinton sparks Twitter storm with 'don't tempt me' response to Trump's 2020 dare

Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonDOJ backs ex-Trump campaign aide Rick Gates's probation request The media have fallen out of love with Bernie, but have voters? Trump request for Ukrainian 'favor' tops notable quote list MORE's "don't tempt me" response to President TrumpDonald John TrumpSanders urges impeachment trial 'quickly' in the Senate US sending 20,000 troops to Europe for largest exercises since Cold War Barr criticizes FBI, says it's possible agents acted in 'bad faith' in Trump probe MORE daring her to enter the 2020 White House race sparked an intense reaction on social media. 

The back-and-forth between the two 2016 presidential candidates began Tuesday morning after Trump suggested in a tweet that Clinton "should enter the race to try and steal it away from Uber Left Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenThe media have fallen out of love with Bernie, but have voters? Buttigieg surrogate on candidate's past consulting work: 'I don't think it matters' Steyer rolls out 5B plan to invest in historically black colleges MORE" under the condition that she explains "how & why she deleted 33,000 Emails."


That prompted Clinton, who has twice run for the White House, to respond, "Don’t tempt me. Do your job."

Social media exploded about the prospect of a rematch.  

Trump won the 2016 election by a margin of 304-227 in the Electoral College, though Clinton won nearly 3 million more votes.