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Joe Biden holds news conference on COVID-19

Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden speaks about the coronavirus pandemic at an event in Wilmington Del. March 12 WATCH LIVE: Joe Biden holds news conference on COVID-19
Gustavo Carr | 26 March, 2020, 12:56

Democratic presidential frontrunner Joe Biden misrepresented the approval rating for the president during a live video stream and was instantly fact-checked by a reporter.

"My focus is just dealing with this crisis right now". There are no more primary debates on the schedule at the moment.

Biden's comments came after the Sanders campaign announced the Vermont senator is ready for a 12th debate.

Former Vice President Joe Biden appeared to have made some factual errors during a virtual roundtable on Wednesday regarding this claim that he "became a professor" after leaving the Senate. Last cycle, as the primary extended well into the spring, the final debate between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders was held on April 14, 2016. "I think we've had enough debates, I think we should get on with this".

1 death, 42 new cases of COVID-19 in BC
He said the suspension on current and future evictions will stay in place during the province's state of emergency order. That means delaying or cancelling in-person social engagements, including major celebrations and ceremonies.

"If there is a debate in April, he plans to be there", Sanders spokesman Mike Casca told the Washington Post.

Biden holds a significant delegate lead over rival Bernie Sanders, but Sanders has not signaled that he plans to withdraw.

Watch the clip above via Biden for President. His inactivity during the outbreak, after becoming the presumptive Democratic nominee earlier this month, led to such hashtags as #WhereIsJoe, pointing out his incapability of leading the country during such an ordeal were he to become president.