Before the call, Booker had taken issue, in part, with Biden telling donors at a fundraising event Tuesday in NY: "I was in a caucus with James O. Eastland".
"It is a serious problem, but it is not the kind of crisis that requires demonization of desperate people who in some cases have walked a thousand miles with their children", Sanders said in a CNN interview on June 9.
"If yesterday was a sign that they're gonna be willing to mix it up a little bit and be smart about doing so", said Fallon, "then I could see that being the beginning of a turning point". "But the other side of that coin is experience". Not the opposition, the enemy. "We don't talk to each other anymore". Now Richmond will have to do the same for Biden, who has a much more extensive public record to review.
"Apologize for what?" Biden told a reporter on Wednesday. "Apologize for what?" he asked.
"Apologise for what? Cory would possibly furthermore peaceable apologise". Everyone, including Biden, knows that when a racist white person refers to an adult black male by calling him "boy", it is meant to diminish and intimidate.
Actually, the controversy has thrown the spotlight on a particularly sordid and reactionary episode in Biden's early career in the Senate. The letters showed that Biden was eager to work with the avowed racist to advance Biden's 1977 legislative push to block the busing of students to integrate schools. A first draft of Booker's statement rebuking Biden did not call upon the former vice president to respond, the Booker campaign aide said. He rose to become its chairman, presiding over, among other things, the confirmation of Anthony Kennedy in 1998 and Clarence Thomas in 1991.
"I believe that health care is a human right". "I have to tell Vice President Biden, as someone I respect, that he is wrong for using his relationships with Eastland and Talmadge as examples of how to bring our country together".
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It was Thurmond who began the wholesale conversion of southern Democrat segregationists into Republicans when he announced in 1964 that he was quitting the Democratic Party to support Republican Barry Goldwater for the presidency. In particular, they sought to excuse Biden for saying that Eastland didn't refer to him as "boy" - an insult leveled at black men - but as "son". Because that's what Joe Biden does. Steve Scalise after the Louisiana congressman acknowledged speaking years before at a conference of the European-American Unity and Rights Organization, which was founded by former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke.
The flare-up over comments Biden made at a fundraiser suggests that his rueful fondness for the Senate as it worked when he first arrived there in 1973, could be problematic for him.
Media captionJoe Biden: Will it be third time lucky in 2020? "But I think the sentiment is something that we all know in the legislative body - that you work with people you don't agree with".
He continued, "Not a joke".
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.), the chair of the Congressional Black Caucus said that she hopes people will move on. He went on to warn, however, "when we have income inequality as large as we have in the United States today, it brews and ferments political discord and basic revolution".
Biden won the support of 36% of self-identified Democrats. No one's standard of living would change.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) claimed on Friday at the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) Presidential Candidate Forum in Miami that healthcare is a human right that should extend to everyone in the nation including illegal aliens.