Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) gushes in a new Republican ad that former Vice PresidentÂ Joe Biden is â€œas good a man as God ever createdâ€ â€” while PresidentÂ Donald Trump is a â€œxenophobic, race-baiting, religious bigot.â€
What a difference an administration makes. The comments were pulled fromÂ Grahamâ€™s past, â€œbefore he lost his conscienceâ€ and became one of the presidentâ€™s staunchest defenders, noted a statement from the Republican Voters Against Trump.
â€œYou want to know how to make America great again?â€ Graham asked in 2015. â€œTell Donald Trump to go to hell.â€
The ad backing Trumpâ€™s Democratic presidential rival features a very different Graham. It will run on Fox News in the Charlotte and Greenville markets, reaching both South Carolina and the swing state of North Carolina. It will also air on Fox News in Washington, D.C.
The old Graham â€œlays out in explicit terms just how clear the choice is in this election, and why Joe Biden is suited to unite the country,â€ said RVAT spokesperson Sarah Longwell. â€œJoe Biden has the empathy and proven experience to reach across the aisle and work with peopleâ€ â€” even Lindsey Graham.
Hereâ€™s more of Grahamâ€™s comments about Biden in an interview in 2015, the same year he was bashing Trump:Â
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