Biden: Sanders 'hasn't passed much of anything'

Biden: Sanders 'hasn't passed much of anything'
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Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenBiden on Trump's refusal to commit to peaceful transfer of power: 'What country are we in?' Democratic groups using Bloomberg money to launch M in Spanish language ads in Florida Harris faces pivotal moment with Supreme Court battle MORE took aim at Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersOutrage erupts over Breonna Taylor grand jury ruling Dimon: Wealth tax 'almost impossible to do' Grand jury charges no officers in Breonna Taylor death MORE (I-Vt.) during Tuesday night's primary debate, saying the Democratic presidential front-runner “hasn’t passed much of anything” during his time in Congress.

“Bernie, in fact, hasn’t passed much of anything,” Biden said, quoting the late Sen. Fritz Hollings (D-S.C.) and highlighting the need for Democrats to retake the Senate in November.

“We have to win the Senate back. We got 41 new Democrats, and the majority of them are supporting me for president,” Biden continued.


Biden also hit billionaire Tom SteyerTom SteyerTV ads favored Biden 2-1 in past month Inslee calls Biden climate plan 'perfect for the moment' OVERNIGHT ENERGY: Trump administration finalizes plan to open up Alaska wildlife refuge to drilling | California finalizes fuel efficiency deal with five automakers, undercutting Trump | Democrats use vulnerable GOP senators to get rare win on environment MORE, calling him a “Johnny-come-lately” on racial justice issues.

Several recent polls have shown Steyer catching up with Biden in South Carolina among African American voters, a key demographic in the state. Sanders has also cut into Biden’s African American voters both nationwide and in the Palmetto State in recent surveys.

Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharSocial media platforms put muscle into National Voter Registration Day Battle lines drawn on precedent in Supreme Court fight Sunday shows - Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death dominates MORE (D-Minn.) also assailed the records of Sanders and Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenDimon: Wealth tax 'almost impossible to do' CNN's Don Lemon: 'Blow up the entire system' remark taken out of context Democrats shoot down talk of expanding Supreme Court MORE (D-Mass.) in the Senate, contrasting it with her own achievements and framing herself as a safer centrist candidate.