Joe Biden discussed on Dr. G Says



Rally update message of the day will the real Joe Biden please stand up the former vice president is of course to run against Donald Trump in November and the key question now is what does Mr Biden really stand for here's a rundown he once considered himself somewhat conservative in a nineteen seventy four article in the Washingtonian magazine Biden was quoted saying when it comes to civil rights and civil liberties I'm a liberal but that's it I'm really quite conservative on most other issues on quote apparently that is changed on abortion Joe Biden once supported the Hyde amendment that restricts federal funding for abortions because some taxpayers opposed the procedure on religious grounds now Biden supports tax dollars for the procedure even though he is a Roman Catholic Joe Biden also refuses to comment on issues like partial birth abortion saying quote each abortion is a tragedy but he will not support any limits on the crime front the former VP spearheaded the nineteen eighty four comprehensive crime control act along with very conservative senator Strom Thurman it increased penalties for drug use crackdown on organized crime as well as inner city gangs today Joe Biden believes too many people are incarcerated in the USA and too many of them are black and brown he says quote to build safe and healthy communities we need to rethink who we're sending to jail no one should be incarcerated for drug use hello black mothers and fathers should feel confident that their children are safe walking the streets of America what about gay marriage well in the two thousand eight vice presidential debate with her Pailin Joe Biden said quote neither Barack Obama nor I support redefining from civil side what constitutes marriage now Mr Biden is changed quote I am absolutely comfortable with the fact that men marrying men women marrying women and heterosexual men and women marrying one another are entitled to the same exact rights on quote on taxes Mr Biden once more well increased taxes on wealthy Americans to finance the one point seven trillion dollar climate plan well I would be an awful lot of new taxes on marijuana Joe Biden says quote there's not nearly bad enough evidence that has been acquired as to whether or not it's a gateway drug but two weeks later the former vice president said I don't think it's a gateway drug there's no evidence I've seen it suggests that Mr Biden does not opposed legalized pot on illegal immigration in nineteen ninety six by to help pass the illegal immigration reform and responsibility act hello more than double the number of agents patrolling the border and allowed for the immediate deportation of those who commit a misdemeanor or a felony two thousand six he voted for the secure fence act so you can see the Joe Biden has changed a lot of his opinions I'm bill Riley and I approve that message by actually writing it for more news analysis please visit bill o'reilly dot com.

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