Joe Biden apologized for saying that African-American voters deciding between him and Trump “ain’t black” during an interview on the The Breakfast Club.
CBS News reported that Biden dialed into a call of black business leaders to say: “I should not have been so cavalier. I’ve never, never, ever taken the African American community for granted.”
At the end of his interview after host Charlamagne Tha God asked him to come back on th show and answer more questions, Biden said, “You got more questions? Well, I’m telling you: If you have a problem figuring out whether you’re for me or Trump, then you ain’t black.”
In a statement posted to Twitter, senior Biden adviser Symone Sanders emphasized that Biden “spent his career fighting alongside and for the African American community” and said the remarks were a joke.
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Former Vice President and presumptive 2020 Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden apologized Friday afternoon for saying African-American voters deciding between him and President Donald Trump “ain’t black” in an interview early Friday morning on the popular radio show The Breakfast Club.
CBS News reported that Biden dialed into a call of black business leaders with the U.S. Black …read more
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