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World Muir presses Biden: Can you win a presidential election from home? ‘We will’

World Muir presses Biden: Can you win a presidential election from home? ‘We will’

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World Biden on campaigning in a time of COVID restrictions

August 24, 2020, 12: 32 AM

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In an atypical interview with ABC “World Files Tonight” anchor David Muir, faded Vice President Joe Biden talked about that he’s confident that he, alongside with his vice presidential nominee Sen. Kamala Harris, can engage the election in November, even if mature campaigning is now now not an possibility attributable to the coronavirus pandemic.

“We seen the president merely this week, all over the convention, he traveled to Pennsylvania. He traveled to Wisconsin, Iowa, Arizona, all of that whereas you were making your case to the American of us. I perceive the constraints of COVID and campaigning on this time. But can you engage a presidential election from dwelling?” Muir requested Biden all over an interview Friday in Wilmington, Delaware.

“We are in a position to,” Biden talked about. “We’re gonna apply the science, what the scientists reveal us. We have been in a position to dart locations after we have been in a position to total it in a manner that we don’t trigger the congregation of mammoth numbers of of us.”

Biden’s campaign has remained mostly virtual within the center of the COVID-19 pandemic that pressured candidates off the bodily campaign slide in mid-March, and required campaign workers to reimagine their solution to connect with voters.

The formulation has been a pointy distinction to President Donald Trump’s campaign efforts, which safe viewed the president dart to and support mammoth occasions in several diversified states, most particularly his rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, at the pause of June.

In step with the Tulsa Health Division’s executive director, the rally “most seemingly” contributed to a virulent disease of cases within the apartment shortly after it took space.

“Gape what occurs when — with what’s took space with his, his occasions — of us die. Of us celebration. They do now now not wear masks. They pause up getting COVID. They pause up demise,” Biden suggested Muir.

With microscopic more than 70 days to budge till Election Day, Biden laughed off the president’s recommendation that he’s “scared to depart his basement,” highlighting his campaign’s efforts to connect with voters nearly about.

“Bet what? I safe left my basement,” Biden talked about with humorous. “[In] the period in-between, 500 million of us safe watched what I’ve performed out of my basement. And guess what? Of us are listening. Of us are listening. It be about being to blame.”

Harris and Biden’s joint interviews, their first since accepting the Democratic nomination, became conducted by Muir and “Loyal Morning The United States” co-anchor Robin Roberts for a outlandish model of “20/20” known as “The Impress: The First Interview,” which aired Sunday on ABC.


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