Joe Biden continued making an attempt to gaslight the American public Thursday, telling employees in Los Angeles he plans to struggle inflation and that the financial system can be worse if Republicans get voted into workplace.
Campaigning for US Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) who’s operating for Los Angeles mayor, Biden addressed infrastructure on the web site of the brand new Los Angeles County Metro Line, claiming the undertaking would assist the town’s site visitors and air pollution issues.
“It’s going to have an effect on air pollution in a major manner,” he mentioned.
Biden additionally acknowledged inflation, saying, “Individuals are squeezed by the price of dwelling,” and including, “Lots of people are hurting nowadays.”
Biden says the “key purpose” he ran for president was to sort out inflation.
There was no inflation throughout the Trump administration. He’s mendacity like he all the time does. He hasn’t informed the reality in 50 years. pic.twitter.com/8wYe84LRsr
— Biden Corruption Mission (@biden_project) October 13, 2022
Nonetheless, he stopped wanting taking credit score for the bungled financial system, as an alternative pivoting to assert Republicans don’t care about working class Individuals, and would make inflation worse.
“Republicans win inflation goes to worsen. It is that straightforward.” 🤡
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— Patriot’s Cave (@PatriotsCave) October 13, 2022
Biden’s feedback got here as a Shopper Value Index report launched by the Bureau of Labor Statistics Thursday confirmed costs have continued to rise on all the pieces from vitality and meals to new autos and air journey, all regardless of the Biden admin’s purported efforts to fight inflation.
“That is dangerous information for Democrats forward of the midterms,” warned The New York Occasions Thursday.
“Though President Biden mentioned he noticed indicators of progress within the report, ‘costs are nonetheless too excessive,’ he mentioned in an announcement. Republicans can draw on many particulars from the report to focus on the squeeze on customers’ wallets forward of subsequent month’s midterm elections, sharpening their criticisms of Mr. Biden’s administration of the financial system.”
Watch Biden’s full remarks in Los Angeles Thursday: