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Joe Biden apologizes for 'ain't black' comment

Added 05-22-20 06:22:02pm EST - “Presumed Democratic presidential nominee Joseph R. Biden apologized Friday for saying blacks who support President Trump "ain't black."” - Washingtontimes.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Washingtontimes.com: “Biden apologizes for ‘ain’t black’ comment”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

Presumed Democratic presidential nominee Joseph R. Biden apologized Friday for saying blacks who support President Trump “ain’t black.”

In a call with the U.S. Black Chamber of Commerce, Mr. Biden said he should not have been so “cavalier” with his comments.

“No one should have to vote for any party based on their race or religion or background,” Mr. Biden said.

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“I know that the comments have come on like I was taking the African American vote for granted … but nothing could be further from the truth,” he said. “I’ve never done that, and I’ve earned it every time I’ve run. I was making the point that I have never taken a vote for granted.”

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