Former Vice President Joe Biden’s campaign apologized on Wednesday after it sent out a fundraising email a couple of hours too early.
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An email regarding Biden’s debate performance was circulated to supporters hours before candidates were expected to take the stage.
“I’m leaving the fifth Democratic debate now,” the note reads. “I hope I made you proud out there and I hope I made it clear to the world why our campaign is so important.”
The email then asks supporters to donate to help him “stand up to Donald Trump next year.”
A rapid-fire follow-up note from the campaign apologized for sending the email early, claiming they were “just so excited” that they accidentally hit send too soon.
The follow-up also asked supporters to donate.
The fifth debate will take place on Wednesday in Atlanta. Biden is one of the 10 participants.