White House Won’t Say Whether Biden Will Apologize for Calling Rittenhouse a White Supremacist-US News | The Epoch Times

White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Tuesday refused to say whether President Joe Biden will apologize for calling Kyle Rittenhouse a white supremacist. Biden, a presidential candidate at the time, last year released a video on Twitter showing Rittenhouse and others. Biden alleged those shown were white supremacists. He also claimed during a cable TV appearance that Rittenhouse was “part of a militia.” Neither claim has evidentiary backing. Rittenhouse said this week that the white supremacist one was an example of “actual malice” and suggested he may sue Biden for defamation. Pressed on the claims, Psaki told reporters that Biden “believes in condemning hatred, division, and violence” and “That’s exactly what was done in that video,” which she referred to as a “campaign video.” A reporter noted that neither of Biden’s claims were proven during Rittenhouse’s trial, which ended with his acquittal. He also quoted Rittenhouse’s “actual malice” charge. …

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