WATCH: Steyer Confronts Biden About Surrogate’s ‘Racist’ Comments, Demands He Condemn

At tonight’s debate between the top contenders for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, hedge fund manager Tom Steyer went after former Vice President Joe Biden over a tweet earlier this week by South Carolina State Sen. Dick Harpootlian, a longtime Biden ally and campaign surrogate.

The controversial tweet at issue was posted by Harpootlian on Wednesday, attacking Steyer for paying another South Carolina legislator, State Rep. Jerry Govan, nearly $50,000.

Mr. Money Bags a.k.a @TomSteyer has paid S.C. State Rep. Jerry Govan almost $50,000 for a month worth of work? Is he pocketing the dough or redistributing the wealth? cc: Steyer FEC report

— Dick Harpootlian (@Harpootlian4SC) February 5, 2020

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