Biden 'misspoke' about 'poor kids': Campaign

2020 Democratic front-runner Joe Biden "misspoke" about "poor kids" being 'just as bright' as "white kids," his campaign said on Friday.
0:41 | 08/09/19

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Former vice president Joseph Biden is facing criticism for comments he made on the campaign trail. He was an Iowa yesterday when he began speaking about education and the challenge that children from poor families face. Critics say Biden made an inappropriate racial distinction. During his comment list. Poor kids it just is pretty faces counts worksheets. We think now are going to be done. Anybody asked you get a shot. Critics say his initial comment implied that poor kids are not white Biden's campaign did not immediately address the backlash.

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