Trump: Biden ‘should take cognitive test’

Trump: Biden ‘should take cognitive test’

[Ed. – The suggestion is put a little clumsily. It’s not a test you ‘take,’ like a history exam, and you can’t ‘ace’ it. It is not ‘graded.’ But he’s right. Biden should undergo cognitive testing, though he likely already has, behind closed doors at the urging of the Democratic Party. It hasn’t been publicized because it revealed what everyone suspects.]

President Trump late Thursday night challenged former Vice President Joe Biden to take a cognitive test, claiming the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee could not pass the test he “aced.”

Trump has previously questioned Biden’s mental fitness, repeatedly referring to him by the nickname “Sleepy Joe” and suggesting that the former vice president has low intelligence.

The Washington Post reported last month that Trump had made comments to several White House aides hinting that he did not believe Biden would pass the cognitive exam administered by his White House physician two years ago as part of an annual physical.

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The Trump campaign and allies of the president point to instances in which Biden has stumbled over words or committed verbal gaffes as evidence of cognitive decline.

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