Trump mocks Biden appearance, mask use ahead of first debate

Clay Curtis
September 23, 2020

Joe Biden."He will be a commander in chief that the finest fighting force in the history of the world can depend on, because he knows what it is like to send a child off to fight", McCain added".

Donald Trump has once again attacked the family of the late John McCain after his widow endorsed Joe Biden for the White House, saying he was "never a fan" of the senator in a Wednesday morning tweet. "I believe that Joe Biden is the better man and will make the better president".

Cindy McCain, the widow of Sen. We are Republicans, yes, but Americans foremost.

"Fox & Friends" takes a look back at Joe Biden's and President Trump's past debate performances; Brett O'Donnell, presidential debate coach, reacts. Trump has denied making the remarks, first reported through anonymous sources by The Atlantic, but numerous comments were later confirmed by The Associated Press. John McCain was a U.S. Navy officer and prisoner of war in Vietnam, and three of his children also served in the military.

The president targeted Cindy McCain a day after she officially endorsed the former vice president in the 2020 elections and described Mr Biden as a politician who "stands up for our values as a nation" in a statement.

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The race by Trump and Republicans to fill her seat before the election November 3 has become a major campaign focus, with the prospect of a 6-3 conservative majority galvanizing voters in both parties.

Biden and John McCain shared a bipartisan friendship throughout their long political careers that included facing off against one another in the 2008 presidential election.

An average of national polls by the RealClearPolitics website shows Biden holding a lead over Trump.

Cindy McCain had not initially been expected to offer an explicit endorsement of Biden, but she had already gone to bat for his presidential run. "I'm just so deeply honored to be a part of this". The president hasn't formally debated a political opponent since his showdowns with then-Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in the 2016 general election.

On Wednesday Biden also got the unexpected backing of the UK's Prince Harry and his USA actress wife Meghan Markle, now resident in California since their falling out with the royal family.

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