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 WarrenSenate mulls changes to .9 trillion coronavirus bill Exclusive: How Obama went to bat for Warren Minimum wage setback revives progressive calls to nix Senate filibuster 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 PenceCPAC, all-in for Trump, is not what it used to be Democrats don't trust GOP on 1/6 commission: 'These people are dangerous' The Memo: CPAC fires starting gun on 2024 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. 


If elected, Warren at 71 would be the oldest president to enter a first term in office. President TrumpDonald TrumpSacha Baron Cohen calls out 'danger of lies, hate and conspiracies' in Golden Globes speech Sorkin uses Abbie Hoffman quote to condemn Capitol violence: Democracy is 'something you do' Ex-Trump aide Pierson planning run for Congress 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 SandersSenate Democrats nix 'Plan B' on minimum wage hike Senate mulls changes to .9 trillion coronavirus bill NFL's Justin Jackson praises Sanders for opposing Biden's USDA nominee MORE (I-Vt.) is the oldest in the field at 78, followed by former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenBiden offers support to union organizing efforts Senate Democrats nix 'Plan B' on minimum wage hike Kavanaugh dismays conservatives by dodging pro-Trump election lawsuits 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 GabbardTulsi Gabbard blasts new House rules on gender neutral language as 'height of hypocrisy' A vaccine, a Burrito and more: 7 lighter, memorable moments from 2020 Growing number of House Republicans warm to proxy voting MORE, 38, and South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPete ButtigiegExclusive: How Obama went to bat for Warren The Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Facebook - Biden vs. Trump, part II Chasten Buttigieg jokes about his husband biking home from work MORE, 37, would be the youngest U.S. president if elected.