President Donald Trump said Sunday that he was not joking about the need for a drug test ahead of the first presidential debate with former Vice President Joe Biden.
“No. I’m not joking,” he said when asked about the idea during a White House press conference. “I’m willing to take a drug test, I think he should too.”
The president said that he watched previous Democrat debates where Biden was clearly “out of it” but that he appeared much better during the final primary debate with Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT). . .
Trump questioned how Biden turned around his debate performances despite earlier disasters.
“People say he was on performance-enhancing drugs; a lot of people have said that, a lot of people have written that,” Trump said. (Read more from “Donald Trump: ‘I’m Not Joking’ About Debate Drug Test for Joe Biden” HERE)