ABC’s The View cohost Joy Behar on Friday said “every single” Democratic presidential candidate has a race problem.
“Every single one who’s running probably has—this is a racist country, right? Every single one of them has something in their background that doesn’t look good for race,” Behar said.
Behar, who admitted to supporting two of the Democrats accused of supporting racially biased legislation, received pushback from some of her cohosts after she attempted to defend Michael Bloomberg.
Cohost Sunny Hostin responded to Behar’s defense of Bloomberg by calling his record on race “problematic.” Hostin cited Bloomberg’s previous support for “stop-and-frisk” and comments linking the 2008 financial crisis to the ending of redlining. Redlining was a discriminatory practice by banks against people of color trying to borrow money to buy homes.
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