Biden Predicts A Hasty Winnowing Of The Democratic Field Next Year

PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA - FEBRUARY 19: Former U.S Vice president Joe Biden speaks at the University of Pennsylvania’s Irvine Auditorium February 19, 2019 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Biden joined Amy Gutmann, ... PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA - FEBRUARY 19: Former U.S Vice president Joe Biden speaks at the University of Pennsylvania’s Irvine Auditorium February 19, 2019 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Biden joined Amy Gutmann, president of the University of Pennsylvania, in discussing global affairs and other topical subjects, and concluding with questions from the audience. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) MORE LESS
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May 9, 2019 8:33 a.m.

Former Vice President Joe Biden said he’s confident that the Democratic field will winnow next year, dismissing concerns of a long and damaging primary season.

According to Politico, while he spoke at a restaurant in Los Angeles, he also complimented Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) as “qualified.”

“This idea that … we have a lot of people who aren’t qualified or aren’t electable, come on, give me a break,” he said.

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