Obama on Biden in 2020: ‘Don’t underestimate Joe’s ability to f**k things up’

Obama on Biden in 2020: ‘Don’t underestimate Joe’s ability to f**k things up’
Biden receiving Medal of Freedom (Image: YouTube screen grab)

[Ed. – One might ask the former president why he made this clown his veep, but suffice it to say that on this one rare  occasion the former president was right.]

Barack Obama reportedly spoke with a Democrat, expressing his private doubts about Joe Biden becoming the Democrat presidential nominee in 2020.

According to Politico, the former president said: “Don’t underestimate Joe’s ability to f… things up.”

Mr. Obama was also said to have spoken about his own understanding of the 2020 Democrat electorate in Iowa.

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“And you know who really doesn’t have it? Joe Biden,” he reportedly said.

Apparently, there were lingering tensions between the two after Mr. Obama supported Hillary Clinton for the 2016 nomination, according to Yahoo.

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Several of Mr Obama’s aides were said to have believed that Mr. Biden took discussions in the wrong direction while vice president.

In his book Ben Rhodes,  Obama’s former deputy national security adviser, penned, “in the Situation Room, Biden could be something of an unguided missile”.

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