Watch 2020 candidate Tom Steyer react to the impeachment news on live TV

Tom Steyer.
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Tom Steyer is having a pretty good day.

Despite earning some pretty dismal primary poll numbers on Tuesday, the billionaire and 2020 Democrat was still smiling during his afternoon appearance on MSNBC. That's because multiple news sources were reporting that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) would announce an impeachment inquiry against President Trump that afternoon — something Steyer has spent months and millions trying to make happen.

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