Federalist: 2020 Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden formally tapped California Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris for the vice presidential ticket this fall, just more than a year after the former presidential rival ripped Biden as a racist white supremacist on the debate stage in prime time.
In response to a question first posed to then-South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg on race and policing, Harris inserted herself into the conversation to take a swipe at Biden just days after he touted his positive relationships with segregationist senators as examples of his “civility.”
“As the only black person on this stage, I would like to speak on the issue of race,” Harris said prompting audience applause and a concession from the MSNBC moderators to give Harris time.
“I’m going to now direct this at Vice President Biden. I do not believe you are a racist,” Harris declared before going on to call Biden exactly that. more