Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is “possibly” using drugs to be coherent, President Donald Trump claimed Saturday.
Trump made the comments during an interview with Fox News host Jeanine Pirro, who asked about Biden’s mental fitness during a conversation about the upcoming presidential debates. There is no public evidence of Biden using drugs.
“How do you think he goes from incoherent to coherent?” Pirro asked. (RELATED: Biden Slip Up Appears To Confirm He Used Teleprompter In TV Interview)
Trump responded: “I think there is probably, possibly drugs involved. That’s what I hear. I mean there’s possibly drugs. I don’t know how you can go from being so bad where you can’t even get out a sentence.”
“You saw some of those debates with the large number of people on the stage. He was — I used to say how is it possible that he can even go forward?” he continued.
Trump offered no evidence to support his comments.
Trump had been referring to Biden’s performance in the Democratic primary debates in 2019 and early 2020. Biden is sometimes coherent and sometimes incoherent, Trump said.
When asked about his preparation for the debates, Trump said he isn’t