Joe Biden Butchers Jon Ossoff’s Name At Georgia Rally


Joe Biden mispronounced Democratic Senate hopeful John Ossoff’s name during an election event Tuesday ahead of the crucial runoff races.

“Honk for your next United States Senator Jon Orsoff!” Biden said in Atlanta while stumping for Ossoff and Raphael Warnock in his first campaign event since clinching the presidential election in November– including the state of Georgia, which has historically been red.

Although Biden’s frequent gaffes have been a laughing matter for his opponents, the president-elect’s trip comes the day after members of the Electoral College met in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, formalizing the former vice president’s 306-232 electoral vote victory over President Trump.

Biden narrowly carried Georgia in the presidential election, making him the first Democrat to win the state in the White House race in more than a quarter-century.

Biden’s presence in the state further emphasizes the need for a Democratic win if his presidency is to put forth meaningful legislation to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic and tackle other issues during his administration.

Democrats would need to secure both of Georgia’s Senate seats during the runoffs, which would then lead to a 50-50 tie of lawmakers in the upper chamber. The tie-breaking vote would then fall to incoming Vice President Kamala Harris. It would mean the Democrats would control both … (Read more)

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