News

Trump Dares Biden To Say He's for Law & Order, Biden Says I'm for Law 'And a Little Bit of Order'

Combined Shape

After President Donald Trump asked him if he supports “law and order,” Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said he supports law “and a little bit of order.”

The moment came during the first presidential debate Tuesday in Cleveland, Ohio.

“Democrats,” Trump said, “don’t want to talk, like you, about law and order.”

“Are you in favor of law and order?” the president asked.

“I’m in favor of law, you following it, and a little bit of order,” Biden replied.

Trending:
CDC Quietly Changes Major Part of 'How COVID-19 Spreads' Page, Adds Advice That Millions Didn't Get When Trump Was in Office

The remark garnered quite the reaction on social media:

Related:
C-SPAN Reinstates Would-Be Debate Moderator Who Falsely Claimed His Anti-Trump Tweet Was the Result of a Hack

Biden later tried to claim he does, in fact, support law and order.

He said he supports “law and order with justice, where people get treated fairly.”

Patriot Depot Ad: 47 Years You've Done Nothing T-Shirt

Did you know that The Western Journal now publishes some content in Spanish as well as English, for international audiences? Click here to read this article on The Western Journal en Español!

Truth and Accuracy

Submit a Correction →






We are committed to truth and accuracy in all of our journalism. Read our editorial standards.

Tags:
, , , , , , ,
Combined Shape
Joe Setyon is a deputy managing editor for The Western Journal who has spent his entire professional career in editing and reporting. He previously worked in Washington, D.C., as an assistant editor/reporter for Reason magazine.
Joe Setyon is deputy managing editor for The Western Journal with several years of copy editing and reporting experience. He graduated with a degree in communication studies from Grove City College, where he served as managing editor of the student-run newspaper. Joe previously worked as an assistant editor/reporter for Reason magazine, a libertarian publication in Washington, D.C., where he covered politics and wrote about government waste and abuse.
Birthplace
Brooklyn, New York
Topics of Expertise
Sports, Politics




Conversation