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 leads Trump by 6 points in national poll The Memo: Political world grapples with long coronavirus shutdown The Hill's Campaign Report: North Carolina emerges as key battleground for Senate control MORE took aim at Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersDemocratic senators call on domestic airlines to issue cash refunds for travelers Sanders still sees 'narrow path' to Democratic presidential nomination Tenants call on lawmakers to pass rent freezes 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.

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Biden also hit billionaire Tom SteyerTom SteyerProgressive advocates propose T 'green stimulus' plan Candidates want data privacy rules, except for their own campaigns Budowsky: Biden should pull together a 'dream team of rivals' 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 KlobucharDemocratic senators call on domestic airlines to issue cash refunds for travelers Biden's pick for vice president doesn't matter much Hillicon Valley: FCC chief proposes 0M telehealth program | Twitter takes down posts promoting anti-malaria drugs for coronavirus| Whole Foods workers plan Tuesday strike MORE (D-Minn.) also assailed the records of Sanders and Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenDemocratic senators call on domestic airlines to issue cash refunds for travelers Biden's pick for vice president doesn't matter much Biden faces pesky enthusiasm challenge despite big primary numbers MORE (D-Mass.) in the Senate, contrasting it with her own achievements and framing herself as a safer centrist candidate.