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President Biden: ‘I don't think the American people are racist’


In an exclusive interview with TODAY’s Craig Melvin, President Joe Biden was asked about a claim by Sen. Tim Scott, who said in his rebuttal to Biden's congressional speech Wednesday night that "America is not a racist country." Biden told Craig, "I don't think the American people are racist," but acknowledged that Jim Crow and slavery "have had a cost and we have to deal with it."