Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden held a campaign rally in the city of Newton, Iowa, on Thursday.
He stressed that besides beating US President Donald Trump, a presidential nominee has to help the US Senate to elect the majority of Democratic senators.
Biden said: «Presidents have to know how to fight, but they have to be able to heal. And one of the things we are going to have to do... Еще is not just beat Donald Trump. We’ve got to have a nominee who can help elect the United States Senate the majority of senators be Democrats.»
He also questioned the high interest of the Republicans in the rally campaigns of the Democrats.
«Not only did Donald Trump decide he was going to come out to Iowa and make his speech, which he did. In addition to that CBS reported that Mike Pence, the Vice President, is out here before the caucus and 80 surrogates from the Trump campaign. Eighty, I have never seen a president so interested in another parties caucus,» Biden said.
According to polls, Biden has the support of 17 per cent of Democratic caucus-goers in the State, following his rivals Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren who are on 25 and 15 per cent respectively.