2022-01-10 09:31:13 UTC
MSNBCs Joy Reid claimed that Republicans loathe President Joe Biden
because he was vice president to President Barack Obama, who the host
inferred was not liked by conservatives because he was the Black
Guests Matthew Dowd and former Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) joined The
ReidOut Wednesday to discuss the prospect of the Republican Party
gaining full control of Congress later this year.
Dowd commented that if the GOP takes control of the House and Senate,
it will serve to him as proof that American democracy has failed.
If the Republicans take the Congress back and the Senate in 2022 and
we have a presidential election unfold, then I think we are at the
point where our democracy is failed, Dowd said. One of the problems
that I have with whats happened over the last five years is that our
democracy has gone under a stress test.
The former advisor to President George W. Bush then described the
country as being wounded and in need of a permanent cure, rather than
medicine to treat its symptoms.
Reid responded by stating she believes Republican voters are
fundamentally opposed to Biden because he served in the administration
of the countrys first Black commander-in-chief.
Yeah. I mean, I totally agree with you. So, tomorrow president Biden
is going to speak, and there is a question of whether or not he
actually can change this, or he can alter it at all, Reid said.
Because unbelievably, he has become for Republicans as much of a sort
of figure of hatred, a hate object, as President Obama was. You know,
the Black president.
Like, he was his vice president, maybe thats part of it. I dont know
what it is. But this is the like the most sort of norm, core Democrat
ever. Hes a moderate, you know, sort of ordinary Democrat. Theres
nothing outrageous about him, but they have cast him as some sort of
Let's go Brandon!