Harris admonishes opponents: Voters don't want 'a food fight'

Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala Devi HarrisRand Paul introduces bill to end no-knock warrants The Hill’s Campaign Report: Biden campaign goes on offensive against Facebook McEnany says Juneteenth is a very ‘meaningful’ day to Trump MORE (D-Calif.) cut through the noise during Thursday night’s debate and admonished her opponents during a particularly heated moment between several participants, warning them that voters don’t want to see a “food fight” between Democrats.

Several candidates began to speak over each other after Rep. Eric SwalwellEric Michael SwalwellNASCAR bans display of Confederate flag from events and properties Gloves come off as Democrats fight for House seat in California Grenell says intelligence community working to declassify Flynn-Kislyak transcripts MORE (D-Calif.) caused a stir onstage with his mocking agreement of former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenHillicon Valley: Biden calls on Facebook to change political speech rules | Dems demand hearings after Georgia election chaos | Microsoft stops selling facial recognition tech to police Trump finalizing executive order calling on police to use ‘force with compassion’ The Hill’s Campaign Report: Biden campaign goes on offensive against Facebook MORE’s past call for leaders to “pass the torch” to a younger generation. Harris implored her fellow Democrats to calm down.

“Hey guys, you know what? America does not want to witness a food fight. They want to know how we are going to put food on their table,” she said, to applause from the crowd.

Her remarks were echoed online by celebrity chef José Andrés, who called it an “awesome way to bring order” to the unruly crowd of Democratic debate contenders.


“‘America doesn’t want a food fight. America want to know how we’re going to put food on their table.’ -@KamalaHarris #PresidentialDebate Awesome way to bring order! And about time Food and all its ramifications becomes part of the conversation!” he tweeted.


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