Biden admits McAuliffe 'maybe' could have won if he had gotten his agenda passed

Taking questions after a briefing about COVID-19 vaccines for children, Biden addressed reasons why he believes Virginia voters decided against Democrat Terry McAuliffe by electing Republican Glenn Youngkin.

バージニア州知事-選出されたグレン・ヨンキンがシャンティリーでの選挙の夜のパーティーで講演するために到着, Va。, 水曜日の初め, 11月. 3, 2021, 彼が民主党のテリー・マコーリフを破った後.

バージニア州知事-選出されたグレン・ヨンキンがシャンティリーでの選挙の夜のパーティーで講演するために到着, Va。, 水曜日の初め, 11月. 3, 2021, 彼が民主党のテリー・マコーリフを破った後. (AP写真/アンドリュー・ハーニック)

People are upset and uncertain about a lot of things, from COVID to school to jobs to a whole range of things, from the cost of a gallon of gasoline,” 大統領は言った. “And so if I’m able to pass signed into law my Build Back better initiative, I’m in a position where you’re going to see a lot of those things ameliorated quickly and swiftly. So that has to be done.

ワシントン, DC - 11月 03: 我ら. President Joe Biden speaks about the authorization of the Covid-19 vaccine for children ages 5-11, in the South Court Auditorium on the White House campus on November 03, 2021 ワシントンDC, DC.

ワシントン, DC – 11月 03: 我ら. President Joe Biden speaks about the authorization of the Covid-19 vaccine for children ages 5-11, in the South Court Auditorium on the White House campus on November 03, 2021 ワシントンで, DC. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

When asked whether McAuliffe would have won in Virginia if his infrastructure bill and Build Back Better bill had passed before Election Day, Biden dodged explicit responsibility but acknowledged it was possible.

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“上手, I think we should have and should have passed before Election Day, but I’m not sure that I would be able to have changed the number of very conservative folks who turned out in the red districts who were Trump voters,” バイデンは言った.

But maybe, maybe,” 彼が追加した.

我ら. President Joe Biden greets Terry McAuliffe, Democratic gubernatorial candidate for Virginia, during a campaign event in Arlington, バージニア, 我ら。, 火曜日に, 10月. 26, 2021.

我ら. President Joe Biden greets Terry McAuliffe, Democratic gubernatorial candidate for Virginia, during a campaign event in Arlington, バージニア, 我ら。, 火曜日に, 10月. 26, 2021. (Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

When a reporter pointed out that Biden had won Virginia by 10 のパーセンテージポイント 2020, バイデンは装備, “I know we did, but I also, I was running against Donald Trump.

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