On Tuesday, at a virtual town hall on food security, former Vice President Joe Biden took on President Donald Trump's continued promotion of hydroxychloroquine as a coronavirus treatment — and laid into him for taking it as a prophylactic with no scientific evidence.
"Come on, man! What is he doing?" said Biden. "What in God's name is he doing?"
He blasted the decision as "absolutely irresponsible" — and compared it to Trump's recent suggestion that doctors look into injecting household cleaners into people.
Joe Biden on Trump taking hydroxychloriquine: "Come on man, what is he doing? What in God's name is he doing?" Cal… https://t.co/vYVUkZ6jzc— Shane Goldmacher (@Shane Goldmacher)1589931733.0
Biden on Trump taking hydroxychloroquine: "It's like saying maybe if you injected Clorox into your blood...it may c… https://t.co/GK4UaYO5YZ— Johnny Verhovek (@Johnny Verhovek)1589931754.0