Former Vice President said Tuesday he didn’t see how the could hold its national convention as scheduled in July as cases of continue to spike around the country.
“It’s hard to envision that,” Biden, the leading Democratic candidate hoping to unseat President in November, told ’s Brian Williams. “Again, we should listen to the scientists.”
The nation held political conventions “in the middle of the Civil War all the way through to World War II,” Biden added, “have Democratic and Republican conventions and primaries and elections and still have public safety. And we’re able to do both. But the fact is it may have to be different.”
The comments came as the nation’s top public health officials predicted