Biden Defends FBI, Blasts ‘MAGA’

Backs G-men amid criticism of partisanship after raid

  • Biden came FBI’s defense in speech in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.
  • Democrat president restated position he opposes defund police and also said he opposes defunding FBI.
  • “It’s sickening to see the new attacks on the FBI, threatening the life of law enforcement and their families, for simply carrying out the law and doing their job,” Biden said.
  • Biden in remarks also continue to press Congress to revive a long-expired federal ban on assault-style weapons.