There was a crisis at the border. America was reeling from its botched withdrawal from Afghanistan that left a dozen Marines dead. Tropical Storm Ida ravaged the eastern seaboard, killing dozens. Inflation was spiraling out of control.
Now, President Joe Biden calls those things “a bunch of little things” an his first appearance with the media in weeks.
Biden said he was criticized for not selling his Build Back Better plan, “Well, for a few little things like hurricanes and floods. We had little things like…well, anyway, we had a lot going on.”