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Biden accuses Trump and ‘excessive’ Republicans of ‘semi-fascism’: President tears into the ‘MAGA philosophy’ at DNC fundraiser in $3.1million Maryland residence
President Joe Biden accused former President Donald Trump and ‘excessive’ Republicans of ‘semi-fascism’ at a fundraiser Thursday night at a $3.1 million Bethesda, Maryland residence.
‘What we’re seeing now, is both the start or the loss of life knell of an excessive MAGA philosophy,’ Biden instructed about 100 rich donors. ‘It’s not simply Trump, it is your entire philosophy that underpins the – I’m going to say one thing – it is like semi-fascism.’
The president warned that not solely had been reproductive rights on the poll in November – however homosexual marriage – and the GOP might, once more, go after Obamacare.
‘This isn’t your father’s Republican social gathering. This is a special deal,’ he mentioned, repeating a line he is typically delivered at fundraisers.
The small gathering in Bethesda, a tony suburb of Washington, D.C., was anticipated to lift $1 million for the Democratic National Committee and the Democratic Grassroots Victory Fund.
A member of the U.S. Secret Service stands outdoors the $3.1 million Bethesda residence the place President Joe Biden headlined a fundraiser Thursday night
President Joe Biden, photographed Wednesday on the White House, referred to as the ideology of former President Donald Trump and ‘excessive’ Republicans ”semi-fascism’
President Joe Biden’s motorcade is seen driving on the Capital Beltway as he traveled to a Bethesda, Maryland residence for a DNC fundraiser that was anticipated to convey the social gathering $1 million
The DNC mentioned Thursday the social gathering had raised ‘a midterm file’ of $255 million this cycle and $92 million to date this 12 months.
A spokeperson for the Republican National Committee hammered the president for getting back from his two-state, three-home trip Wednesday, solely to show round and headline a fundraiser within the tony D.C. suburbs the subsequent day.
‘In typical Biden vogue, as a substitute of fixing the a number of crises he created, he comes again from weeks of trip solely to hobnob with liberal elites contained in the beltway,’ mentioned RNC spokesperson Emma Vaughn. ‘If solely Biden was as targeted on serving hardworking Americans and households as he was on planning his holidays.’
Later Thursday, he’ll headline a Democratic National Committee rally at Richmond Montgomery High School in Rockville, Maryland.
There he’ll be joined by DNC Chair Jaime Harrison, Democratic nominee for Maryland governor, Wes Moore, Democratic nominee for Maryland lieutenant governor, Aruna Miller and Democratic nominee for Maryland comptroller, Brooke Lierman.
Maryland Sen. Ben Cardin, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, who represents Maryland, and Maryland Rep. Jamie Raskin, a key member of the January 6 House choose committee and Maryland Democratic Party Chair Yvette Lewis are additionally slated to attend.
First Lady Jill Biden was initially scheduled to attend, however stays in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware after testing constructive for COVID-19 once more Wednesday, a rebound case from taking the anviral drug Paxlovid.