Joe Biden on Tuesday referred to as President Donald Trump “a idiot” after the president instructed “Fox & Buddies” that he concept the Democratic presidential nominee was once “taking one thing” all through the Democratic debates.
“He is a idiot. The feedback have been simply silly,” Biden instructed native Tampa associate WFLA in an interview on Tuesday.
The feedback got here hours after Trump repeated his requires Biden to take a drug check forward in their debate in two weeks all through an interview at the Fox Information morning display.
Trump made equivalent unfounded claims about Hillary Clinton all through the 2016 presidential election, and unsuccessfully challenged her to a drug check too as a result of “I do not know what is going on together with her.”
All over the Fox interview, Trump stated that he’d concept there was once “one thing was once unusual” about Biden all through his one-on-one debate with Sen. Bernie Sanders previous this yr.
Requested if concept Biden was once taking medicine to “pep himself up,” Trump replied, “I do. He takes one thing. He takes one thing” that “provides him some readability,” Trump added.
Requested if it will had been a cup of espresso, Trump stated possibly “15 cups of espresso.”
“I feel he will have to take a drug check,” Trump stated, claiming “I might take one too.”
Biden appeared annoyed through the query within the WFLA interview, and stated, “I am taking a look ahead to the controversy.”
“Get able, Mr. President. Right here I come,” he stated.
The primary debate is scheduled for Sept. 29th in Cleveland. There will likely be a complete of 3 presidential debates and one vice-presidential debate.