Anyone responsible for so many Covid-19 deaths ‘should not’ be president: Joe Biden

“Anyone who’s responsible for that many deaths should not remain as president of the United States of America,” Biden said in the opening remarks of the showdown that comes just 12 days before the election.
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden speaks during the final 2020 US presidential campaign debate in the Curb Event Center at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, US, on October 22, 2020.(Reuters Photo)
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden speaks during the final 2020 US presidential campaign debate in the Curb Event Center at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, US, on October 22, 2020.(Reuters Photo)
Published on Oct 23, 2020 07:12 AM IST
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Nashville | ByAgence France-Presse | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar

Democratic White House hopeful Joe Biden said Thursday during his final debate with President Donald Trump that presiding over the nation as 220,000 Americans died from the coronavirus should disqualify Trump from reelection.

“Anyone who’s responsible for that many deaths should not remain as president of the United States of America,” Biden said in the opening remarks of the showdown that comes just 12 days before the election.

“The president still has no comprehensive plan,” Biden added.

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