WASHINGTON, August 18
Former first woman Michelle Obama launched a blistering assault on President Donald Trump on Monday and urged Americans to elect Democrat Joe Biden in November to finish the chaos created throughout the 4 years of Trump’s presidency.
In an impassioned speech capping the primary evening of the Democratic National Convention, Obama mentioned the Republican Trump “has had sufficient time to show that he can do the job” however had failed to fulfill the second in a rustic reeling from the pandemic, financial turmoil and racial injustice.
“Whenever we look to this White House for some leadership or consolation or any semblance of steadiness, what we get instead is chaos, division, and a total and utter lack of empathy,” she mentioned, calling him “the wrong president” for the US.
“He simply cannot be who we need him to be for us. It is what it is,” Obama mentioned. “If you think things cannot possibly get worse, trust me, they can; and they will if we don’t make a change in this election. If we have any hope of ending this chaos, we have got to vote for Joe Biden like our lives depend on it.” Obama, whose husband, Barack Obama, was within the White House when Biden was vice-president from 2009-2017, capped a protracted parade of audio system, together with a few of Trump’s fellow Republicans, who gathered on-line to make the case for Biden initially of his four-day nominating conference. The conference opened amid widespread worries concerning the security of voting. — Reuters
Now, Pence to woo Indian-American voters
New Delhi: After the Democrats made the pitch for Indian-American votes on Independence Day by means of an hour-long dialogue that featured Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, US Vice-President Mike Pence will deal with the US-India Strategic Partnership Forum later this month together with Indian Cabinet ministers S Jaishankar and Piyush Goel. TNS
Change of guard can finish chaos
If you assume issues can not presumably worsen, belief me, they’ll; and they’re going to if we don’t make a change on this election. If now we have any hope of ending this chaos, now we have received to vote for Joe Biden like our lives rely upon it. — Michelle Obama
Trump a menace to democracy
President Trump poses a menace to democracy and his disregard for science has jeopardised the economic system and lives of Americans. The way forward for our planet is at stake. We should elect Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. — Bernie Sanders, democratic senator