Behar, McCain get into fiery exchange over 2016 election in debate about Bloomberg

Behar, McCain get into fiery exchange over 2016 election in debate about Bloomberg
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Joy BeharJosephine (Joy) Victoria BeharMeghan McCain says Steyer should drop out: 'I hate that guy' Meghan McCain after Gaetz says Trump should pardon Roger Stone: 'Oh come on' Meghan McCain to Joy Behar: 'You guys have done a piss-poor job of convincing me that I should vote for a Democrat' MORE and Meghan McCainMeghan Marguerite McCainModerators come under criticism online over contentious debate Meghan McCain says Steyer should drop out: 'I hate that guy' Ilhan Omar accuses Meghan McCain of trafficking in 'anti-Muslim smears and hate speech' MORE got into a heated argument Friday on ABC's "The View," revisiting the 2016 election results while debating the 2020 prospects for former New York City Mayor Michael BloombergMichael Rubens BloombergWinners and losers from the South Carolina debate Sanders most searched, most tweeted about candidate during Democratic debate Democrats duke it out in most negative debate so far MORE.
 
"I’m sorry, a guy that wants to take away your Slurpee is going to have a real problem in coal mining towns,” McCain said in reference to Bloomberg's citywide regulations for sugary drinks from when he was mayor.
 

"And you know what? The guy who wants to take away your health care is even in worse shape," Behar shot back.
 
Bloomberg has been surging in the polls, leapfrogging Democratic rivals such as Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenWinners and losers from the South Carolina debate Five takeaways from the Democratic debate Sanders most searched, most tweeted about candidate during Democratic debate MORE (D-Mass.) and former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPeter (Pete) Paul ButtigiegWinners and losers from the South Carolina debate Five takeaways from the Democratic debate Sanders most searched, most tweeted about candidate during Democratic debate MORE to land in third place behind Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersWinners and losers from the South Carolina debate Five takeaways from the Democratic debate Sanders most searched, most tweeted about candidate during Democratic debate MORE (I-Vt.) and former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenWinners and losers from the South Carolina debate Five takeaways from the Democratic debate Sanders most searched, most tweeted about candidate during Democratic debate MORE, who has slipped considerably in recent weeks in the RealClearPolitics average of national polls.

“You know what, Joy? I’ve been right on election stuff and you’ve been wrong, so just trust me on this,” said McCain. "You thought Trump was going to lose."
 
“Me and 100 million other people,” said Behar. "He did actually lose. Three million votes against him."

“Does that make you feel good at night?” asked McCain. “He is still in the White House! It’s a ridiculous thing to say every single day on the show. He is president! Move on!”