Biden Suggests The Crisis Is An ‘Incredible Opportunity…To Fundamentally Transform The Country’

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Joe Biden now considers the deadly COVID-19 pandemic as an ‘incredible opportunity’ to ‘fundamentally transform’ America.

The presumptive Democratic nominee and former Vice President made the suggestion while speaking at a virtual town hall Monday hosted by the League of United Latin American Citizens.

“And I truly think that if we do this right, we have an incredible opportunity to not just dig out of this crisis, but to fundamentally transform the country,” Biden said.


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The notion drawn by Biden echoes that of Hillary Clinton and House Majority Whip James Clyburn, who both have made similar statements regarding the COVID-19 crisis.

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As Monday’s virtual town dragged on, Biden appeared to, once again, lose his train of thought, even with his notes in front of him.

We leave you with that video clip: