President Joe Biden argued Monday that former President Donald Trump’s reluctance to condemn his supporters for storming Capitol Hill on Jan. 6 is proof the former president did not support police officers.
The president said Capitol Police officers faced “medieval hell for three hours, dripping in blood, surrounded by carnage” during the events of January 6.
“Face to face with a crazed mob that believed the lies of the defeated president, the police were heroes that day,” Biden continued. “Donald Trump lacked the courage to act. The brave women and men in blue all across this nation should never forget that.”
Biden spoke to the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives Conference virtually on Monday as he continues recovering from