South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham later told reporters he made the comment "with dripping sarcasm."
Graham has served as a senator for the traditionally red state since 2003, but several polls have shown Harrison tied in popularity.
Oscar-winning actress Patricia Arquette was among those to share their story.
Despite falling behind in fundraising, Graham re-opened a polling lead over Harrison that he hasn't enjoyed in nearly a year.
Harrison raised $57 million from July through September, the highest quarterly fundraising for a Senate candidate in U.S. history.
Jaime Harrison, the Democrat running against Graham in South Carolina's senate race, announced Sunday his campaign had established new fundraising records.
The senator was asked about race and police brutality during a revamped debate with Jaime Harrison.
Democratic Senate candidate Harrison asked for Graham to be tested for the coronavirus ahead of their second debate.
Senator Lindsey Graham said his Democratic challenger wanted "special treatment" after he threatened to withdraw from the head-to-head.
Graham has served as a South Carolina senator since 2003 but several polls show the incumbent senator tied with Harrison.
The South Carolina decision will almost certainly encourage more judicial intervention into the 2020 presidential election, especially if mail-in ballots determine the outcome in battleground states.
"Your promise was that no judicial nominee should be approved during the last year of an election," Harrison told Graham during their first debate.
A home health care nurse found 32-year-old Jacqueline Nicole Robinson at a property in Gray's Court.
Four percent of the likely voters polled told Quinnipiac pollsters they might change their mind before Election Day.
Among white likely voters in Georgia, 77 percent of Republicans say "too much attention" is given to discrimination against Black people.
The Democratic Senate candidate said Graham has "realized he's going to lose" when votes are counted on November 3.
Jamie Harrison's campaign received a massive surge of donations following the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
South Carolina, Louisiana, Hawaii, Michigan and Delaware have each reported a drop in new infections in recent weeks.
The most recent poll, conducted by Public Policy Polling from July 30 to 31, shows Graham with a slight lead.
Police responded to a 911 call, after a boy was bitten by a copperhead snake. He was rushed to the hospital, where he made a recovery a few days later.
Recent polls continue to put Graham and Harrison neck-and-neck. Results from a poll conducted July 30 to August 3 showed the two candidates as tied, as both received 44 percentage points among registered voters.
Nearly half of the University of South Carolina's Greek houses were recently placed under quarantine after being exposed to the new coronavirus.
"When setbacks occur and mistakes are made, we must be willing to acknowledge them, fix them, learn from them, and continue to move forward together," said Columbia Police Chief W.H. "Skip" Holbrook.
The Columbia Police Department described Sergeant Chad Walker's conduct while on duty Saturday night as "highly offensive and disrespectful."
Opioid overdoses have increased 53 percent in South Carolina since the beginning of the pandemic in March.
A woman in Greenville, South Carolina ranted at a police officer after she was pulled over while driving a vehicle decked out in posters and flags expressing opposition to COVID-19 testing.
President Donald Trump currently leads presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden in South Carolina, Kentucky and Alabama, according to a recent poll.
A new poll released on Tuesday found that the incumbent South Carolina senator was only 1 point ahead of his challenger.
The hurricane that's packing life-threatening rain and flooding now is projected to work its way north and east along the U.S. coast, approaching Virginia, D.C., Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York City and Boston.