Sep
12
Joe Biden dismisses Donald ‘Hump’ gaffe, calls it a freudian slip


LELAND: EVER CLOSER TO THE DEBATE AND FIRST CONTESTANT OF 2020 CANDIDATES TAKING THE STAGE THIS MOURNING IN NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW HAMPSHIRE DEMOCRATIC PARTY CONVENTION, NEWLY MINTED CAMPAIGN ALL STAR, TITLE BY GILLIAN TURNER, PETER DOOCY LIVE IN MANCHESTER, NEW HAMPSHIRE WITH THE LATEST, HI, SIR. PETER: LELAND A FEW MINUTES AGO I HAD A CHANCE TO ASK CORY BOOKER WHY IT IS THAT POLL NUMBERS NATIONALLY AND EARLY STATE ARE NOT REACTING WITH RECEPTIONS LIKE THIS.>>THIS ELECTION IS JUST ABOUT FINDING SOMEBODY WHO CAN BEAT DONALD TRUMP, LET ME TELL YOU RIGHT NOW, WE’VE GOT TO BEAT DONALD TRUMP, BUT BEATING DONALD TRUMP IS THE FLOOR, IT IS NOT THE CEILING. PETER: BOOKER TOLD ME THAT HE WOULD RATHER HAVE A BETTER RECEPTION THAN OTHER CANDIDATES LIKE THAT AND BETTER POLL NUMBERS THAN OTHER CANDIDATES AT THIS TIME BECAUSE HE HAS SINCE NOT TRYING TO WIN, SOMETHING THAT ELIZABETH WARREN HAD DONE SURGING MORE THAN ANYBODY ELSE IN EARLY STATE POLLS AND REFLECTED AND HER VOLUNTEERS RECEIVED HER, JOE BIDEN ONE OF THE FIRST SPEAKERS HERE, HE DID HAVE ATTENDEES CRACKING AT SOME POINT WITH THE SLIP TO HAVE TONGUE.>>I THINK THEY WILL LOOK AT THE PRESIDENCY AT AVERAGE MOMENT IN TIME BUT IF DONALD HUMP — IF DONALD TRUMP IS ELECTED — [LAUGHTER]>>IF DONALD TRUMP IS REELECTED, HE WILL FOREVER AND OPPORTUNITY MENTALLY ALTER THE CHARACTER OF THIS NATION.>>AND THIS IS AN EVENT WHERE EVEN CANDIDATES WHO DID NOT MAKE IT TO THE NEXT DEBATE ARE TRYING TO CATCH ON ANYWHERE, THAT’S WHY WE ARE HEARING FROM TIM RYAN, JOHN DELANEY AND DE BLASIO WITHOUT PARTICIPATING IN SHOW CASE.>>TRYING TO MAKE THE CASE BROADER, THERE WE GO, PETER