Will Biden's scare tactics work?
Peter Johnson, Jr. weighs in
- Duration 4:09
- Date Oct 12, 2012
Peter Johnson, Jr. weighs in
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Vice president Joseph Biden using some scare tactics last night to sell obamacare but will it work -- -- -- once again.
Fox News legal analyst Peter Johnson -- good morning Steve I talked about this yesterday kind of came true I said the vice president was going to be engaging and.
It scare tactic is any gated auto and Medicare you did on social.
And frankly -- Paul Ryan came back hard on it instead he caught his hand in the in the cookie jar Vice President Biden.
Claimed at least that they save seven -- -- sixteen billion dollars saved it and then put it back.
So and we -- -- in the -- from for the right government of New York State this morning say.
There is no savings.
To achieve the seven -- sixteen billion dollar reduction Medicare.
It was taken it was put -- to fund obamacare almost half of -- -- right but there was an -- last night that I found disturbing.
This is the vice president the United States he obviously has no impulse control I don't know what was going on with him forget about.
Politics to interrupt seventy or eighty times in a solemn event where people want to hear.
Answers it really reminded me of -- going to the movies and watch and Austin Powers you tell me if you think.
All right let's take a look at this.
-- if we wait until next after evil Mets Vice President Biden does nothing evil about Vice President Biden is an honorable.
Man but these outburst.
These kind of intemperate.
Crazy strange looks and -- and the bouts of laughing.
Wind -- mr.
Ryan is talking about certain issues including the death of four Americans in Libya I found to be very unsettling.
And very off putting.
Can I ask you because you're an expert -- debate now because you're debater when you're -- yeah but also very on the debates absolutely lot of witnesses years since you've been hit in -- of the law school and beyond yet.
It is that a tactic perhaps would Joseph Biden did because you know the first 510 minutes were really tough line.
On Libya and what does he do the vice president has that -- -- -- Joker -- Whole time it's an outdated outmoded.
Tactic it's it's attacked -- of of ward bosses.
And and an old political.
Bosses in in in Chicago and Boston in new York and maybe Wilmington.
Delaware that's not.
The standard that we're looking for and it's not what independent voters are looking -- -- for someone they can forge consensus sure how do you forge consensus when you laughing at the other -- that's good point.
You keep called -- my friend.
-- premise yesterday was about how he's gonna use some scare tactics you alluded to it a moment ago -- -- we got to sound -- as Joseph Biden.
Fox following -- -- -- on this folks use your common sense.
Who do you trust on this a man who introduced a bill that would raise it forty to 6400.
Dollars a year.
Knowing that and passing and Romney saying you sign it.
Or me and the press they Joseph Biden also use scare tactics with regard to abortion -- in the next pioneer gets to appoint two new justices to the supreme.
-- -- everybody -- it Paul Ryan made it clear he he he he made it clear that what the Obama care of -- plan does is actually reduce.
Medicare Advantage they were about seven million.
Americans costing -- 32.
Hundred dollars more to the facts don't match up.
To the scare tactics -- that Ryan was strong and stable and consistent and com.
He kind of played that George Bailey to left.
Biden's Henry -- was -- sitting there at that that the bank can loan looking at this scornful man that was laughing at him for whatever reason.
I don't know a lot of negative and much to the debate exit question -- real fast but Joseph Biden still did better than his boss last week.
It didn't embarrass his -- in that way but I don't even know they did better.
It wasn't that wasn't there.
Presidential all right thank you could be right about that Peter didn't have a good we can see it.