Warren says she'll beat Trump 'or Pence or whoever the Republicans get stuck with'

Warren says she'll beat Trump 'or Pence or whoever the Republicans get stuck with'
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Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenRegulators investigating financing of Trump's new media company Warren calls on big banks to follow Capital One in ditching overdraft fees Crypto firm top executives to testify before Congress MORE (Mass.), a top-tier Democratic presidential candidate, says she'd beat any GOP candidate in the 2020 general election. 

"I will outwork, outorganize, and outlast anyone else and that includes Donald Trump, [Vice President] Mike PenceMichael (Mike) Richard PenceTo advance democracy, defend Taiwan and Ukraine Jan. 6 committee getting 'significant cooperation' from top Pence aide: CNN More voters would pick Trump over Biden if election were held today: poll MORE, or whoever the Republicans get stuck with," Warren said Tuesday at a 2020 primary debate in Ohio, drawing laughs from the crowd. 

The response came as Warren defended her candidacy amid a question about her age. 

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If elected, Warren at 71 would be the oldest president to enter a first term in office. President TrumpDonald TrumpSenate rejects attempt to block Biden's Saudi arms sale Crenshaw slams House Freedom Caucus members as 'grifters,' 'performance artists' Senate confirms Biden's nominee to lead Customs and Border Protection MORE, now 73, entered office at 70, becoming the oldest president at the time. 

Warren is not the oldest candidate in the race. Sen Bernie SandersBernie SandersStudy: Test detects signs of dementia at least six months earlier than standard method The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Uber - Omicron tests vaccines; Bob Dole dies at 98 Democrats see Christmas goal slipping away MORE (I-Vt.) is the oldest in the field at 78, followed by former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenSenate rejects attempt to block Biden's Saudi arms sale Biden tries to tamp down tensions with Putin call Manchin warns about inflation as Democrats pursue Biden spending bill MORE at 76. 

Sanders, who recently had a heart attack, and Biden were also questioned about their age. 

Fellow Democratic primary candidates Hawaii Rep. Tulsi GabbardTulsi GabbardThe perfect Democratic running mate for DeSantis? Progressives breathe sigh of relief after Afghan withdrawal Hillicon Valley: US has made progress on cyber but more needed, report says | Democrat urges changes for 'problematic' crypto language in infrastructure bill | Facebook may be forced to unwind Giphy acquisition MORE, 38, and South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPete ButtigiegBiden's proposals spark phase 2 of supply chain crisis Biden returns restores tradition, returning to Kennedy Center Honors The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - Congress avoids shutdown MORE, 37, would be the youngest U.S. president if elected.