In a press release Wednesday, Donald Trump provided a tongue-in-cheek rejection of comparisons between President Biden and Jimmy Carter — saying Biden is in truth even worse.
“I see that everyone is evaluating Joe Biden to Jimmy Carter. It would appear to me that is very unfair to Jimmy Carter,” Trump mentioned. “Jimmy mishandled disaster after disaster, however Biden has created disaster after disaster.”
In current weeks, Republicans have in contrast Biden to Carter, who is seen, notably amongst Republicans, as an ineffective president whose travails finally brought on him to lose reelection to Ronald Reagan.
“First there was the Biden Border Crisis (that he refuses to name a Crisis), then the Biden Economic Crisis, then the Biden Israel Crisis, and now the Biden Gas Crisis,” Trump mentioned.
“Joe Biden has had the worst begin of any president in United States historical past, and sometime, they’ll evaluate future disasters to the Biden Administration—however no, Jimmy was higher,” he added.
Republicans have mentioned the disaster on the border is a direct outcome of Biden’s reversal of Trump-era immigration insurance policies. The Biden administration has in flip mentioned the issue is rooted in Trump’s strict immigration insurance policies and human rights abuses overseas.
Biden, who has been criticized by Republicans for his concentrate on climate-based insurance policies, selected to go to Carter on his one centesimal day in workplace.