Biden said: “He is beyond my worst thoughts of him. He embarrassed this country and embarrassed us all over the world. He is not worthy of this position.”
However, Biden said that he was very happy that Vice President Mike Pence was present at the inauguration.
“He is very popular. I think it is important that we should maintain the historical precedent for government change as much as possible. Therefore, Vice President Mike is welcome to come. We are honored to have him there and move forward in the transition,”
Democrats in the House of Representatives are preparing an impeachment article, which is expected to be presented on Monday. The president-elect is not weighing whether Congress should impeach Trump and the office’s actions against him this week caused him to be removed from the riots in Congress that caused his supporters.
He said that he and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris are both focused on preparing their agenda to combat the coronavirus epidemic and strengthen the battered economy.
Biden said that there is no doubt that he hopes Trump will step down as soon as possible. Trump once called him “one of the most incompetent presidents in American history.” He said that if Trump has a few months remaining in office, he will continue to impeach. However, Biden now says: “The fastest way is to take the oath of office on the 20th. Action taken before or after this is a judgment of Congress.”
Biden said: “We will do our work, and Congress can decide how to do their work.”
Biden specifically singled out Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Utah Senator Romney and praised their actions on Wednesday because Congress calculated the electoral votes, which is the final procedural step in the 2020 election. Confirm Biden’s victory before taking office.
But he said those who tried to overturn the results by opposing the counting of electoral votes in some states “should be ashamed of themselves.”
When asked whether Senator Ted Cruz of Texas and Josh Holly of Missouri should resign, Biden said: “I think they should be defeated in the next election. I think the American public is very The identity has a real, clear understanding. They are part of the big lie.”
Biden said: “The aides following (Trump), like Cruz and others, are as responsible as him.” “There are decent people out there who actually believe these lies because they hear them time and time again. .”