Wed. Nov 30th, 2022

Throughout a fundraiser Friday night, President Joe Biden predicted Democrats would hold their majorities in Congress and speculated what that would imply for his subsequent two years in workplace, together with tackling gun management and different initiatives.

“I don’t know many deer carrying Kevlar vests,” Biden mentioned, noting Democrats may look to ban assault weapons.

He additionally spoke about Democrats’ possibilities within the upcoming election.

President Joe Biden speaks at ViaSat on Nov. 4, 2022, in Carlsbad, California.
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“I believe we’re going to win, I actually do,” Biden mentioned, describing an optimistic marketing campaign path the place crowds have been giant and enthusiastic.

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The fundraiser was held for 2 Democrats in robust re-election races, Illinois Reps. Lauren Underwood, of the 14th District, and Sean Casten, of the sixth District.

The candidates may win, Biden mentioned, if Democrats may extra successfully convey the administration’s wins to individuals.

“We’ve handed so many good issues,” Biden mentioned. “They’ve been so good individuals haven’t realized how good they’re but.”

His administration’s accomplishments, together with infrastructure and capping insulin prices, which he mentioned have been “for the individuals.”

President Joe Biden disembarks from Air Pressure One upon arrival in Chicago, Nov. 4, 2022, throughout a four-day marketing campaign swing forward of the midterm elections.
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Biden described the infrastructure laws as a big funding and mentioned it might take years for individuals to see the completion of its long-term tasks.

“You’re speaking about a whole bunch of billions of {dollars} for infrastructure — properly, they’re simply now beginning,” he mentioned.

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Biden additionally praised Democrats for capping insulin prices, which he recommended Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois, who was additionally within the room, for serving to go.

“Dick and I’ve been preventing the Pharma firms since we received to Congress. Effectively, we lastly beat them. It’s an enormous deal,” he mentioned.

“Each time I’ve an issue I name Dick,” Biden joked.

Ought to Republicans win majorities within the Home of Representatives and the U.S. Senate, Biden predicted it might be a “horrible two years.”

President Joe Biden waves whereas visiting Carlsbad, California, Nov. 4, 2022.
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He additionally mentioned he would flex his veto energy over Republican-proposed laws.  

“The excellent news is I’ll have a veto pen,” he mentioned.

On the GOP platform, Biden added: “All they’re is in opposition to all the things we’ve finished.”

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The president additionally mentioned Republicans would solely make inflation worse, together with a swipe at former President Donald Trump’s tax cuts.

“All the pieces they wanna do would make inflation worse. Each single factor,” he mentioned.

In Illinois, Rep. Underwood is going through off with Republican Scott Gryder, whereas Rep. Casten is operating in opposition to Orland Park Mayor Keith Pekau.

Fox Energy Rankings have each races leaning Democratic. 

Fox Information’ Allie Simon contributed to this report.

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