President Trump is being accused of racism after reportedly using a profane, derogatory term to describe immigrant countries. USA TODAY
President Trump faces backlash over his reported disparaging remarks about immigration.
Among his critics: former vice president Joe Biden.
More:Trump appears to deny using vulgar term to describe immigrant countries after backlash
More:Over 24 hours, Trump exhibits two starkly different attitudes toward race in America
"It’s not how a president should speak," Biden tweeted. "It’s not how a president should behave. Most of all, it’s not what a president should believe. We’re better than this."
It's not a surprise that Biden would call out Trump. He's repeatedly criticized the president in the past, from Trump's foreign policy to Trump's response to violent clashes in Charlottesville, Va.
There's been speculation that the Delaware Democrat could be gearing up for a presidential run in 2020. He's openly expressed regret about not running in 2016, but has said he's not sure if it would be "appropriate" for him to run. Still, he hasn't ruled it out, either.
More:Biden on 2020: ‘not sure it’s the appropriate thing’ to do
More:Joe Biden on grief, ambition and what might have been
Read or Share this story: https://usat.ly/2D7lA16
Source : https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/onpolitics/2018/01/12/biden-pushes-back-trumps-comments-its-not-how-president-should-speak/1028672001/