On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,” brand-new York Times columnist David Brooks stated that will 2020 Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden’s vice presidential selection is actually “going to be tremendously important,” Brooks argued that will Biden wasn’t just “window dressing” in addition to was very active inside realm of policy on the stimulus in addition to foreign policy during his tenure as President Obama’s vice president in addition to he’s certain that will Biden will want his vice president to do the same thing. Brooks also referenced President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s first 100 days in office as an illustration of how much work will need to be done on the policy front.
Brooks said, “As I said, This particular — you know, truly think about FDR’s first 100 days, think of the amount of legislation that will was crafted, think of what’s going to need to be done. in addition to so, to me, the vice president’s going to be tremendously important, in part because, when Biden was vice president, he actually did a lot. He oversaw the stimulus package. He did a lot of foreign policy stuff. He was not just sitting there as window dressing. in addition to I’m sure he’s going to want a vice president to be that will.”
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