President Biden delivered remarks at the USS Delaware Commemoration Ceremony in Wilmington on Saturday, where he said he was “deeply proud” of the work former “vice president” Jill Biden is doing.
Biden didn’t even correct himself when he made the striking gaffe.
“I’m deeply proud of the work she is doing as first lady with Joining Forces Initiative she started with Michelle Obama when she was vice president and now carries on,” the president said without missing a beat.
On Saturday, the White House stealth-corrected the president’s erroneous remark.
“And I’m deeply proud of the work she is doing as First Lady with Joining Forces initiative she started with Michelle Obama when she [I] was Vice President and now carries on,” the White House’s official transcript said. Read more