AboutTrump.org (and Biden)

A free searchable database containing over 42,000 curated and sourced quotes by and about the 2020 presidential election candidates, Donald Trump and Joe Biden.

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On Jan. 20, 2021, Donald Trump’s presidency ended and Joe Biden became president. As of that date, this site contained over 42,000 sourced comments and quotes, with an estimated 92.4% by or about Trump, compared to 7.6% by or about Biden (see methodology).

This site is no longer being updated daily, but we may occasionally add quotes relating to Trump or Biden that seem relevant to the context of the Trump presidency.

12/3/2020

BIDEN TRANSITION: [Jake Tapper: “President Trump has not said if he’s going to attend your inauguration yet. Do you think it’s important that he’s there? You’re laughing.”]

“I think it would — important only in one sense, not in a personal sense, important in the sense that we are able to demonstrate, at the end of this chaos that he’s created, that there is peaceful transfer of power, with the competing parties standing there, shaking hands, and moving on.

I think that’s an important — what I worry about, Jake, more than the impact on the domestic politics, I really worry about the image we’re presenting to the rest of the world…

So, in that sense, the protocol of the transfer of power, I think, is important.

But it is totally his decision, and it’s — it’s of no personal consequence to me. But I do think it is for the country.”

-Joe Biden, “Interview with President-Elect Joe Biden and Vice President- Elect Kamala Harris. Aired 9-10p ET,” cnn.com, Dec. 3, 2020