April 23, 2024

Kristol Laments Fancy Biden Fundraiser as Trump Attends NYPD Officer Wake

Never Trumper Bill Kristol lamented the unhealthy optics for Democrats as President Joe Biden selected to go to a multi-million dollar fundraiser in New York City hosted by Hollywood celebrities whereas former President Donald Trump attended a wake for a younger New York City police officer killed on responsibility.

“An unfortunate day politically for the Democrats,” Kristol posted on X.

Bill Kristol speaking at an event at the Art Museum at Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona.

Bill Kristol talking at an occasion on the Art Museum at Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona.

“Biden does a fancy NYC fundraiser in the midst of chaotic left-wing street protests–looks like limousine liberalism plus the breakdown of law and order,” he added, referring to mass protests outdoors of the fundraiser by activists opposing the Biden administration’s support for Israel.

NEW YORK, NEW YORK – MARCH 28: NYPD confronts Pro-Palestinian demonstrators a couple of blocks from Radio City Music Hall throughout President Joe Biden’s fundraiser on March 28, 2024 in New York City. Biden can be joined by former presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama on the fundraiser. (Photo by Alex Kent/Getty Images)

He continued: “And Trump attends the wake of a slain NYPD police officer on Long Island.”

The star-studded occasion additionally featured former Presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton. All three sat for a panel moderated by comedy present host Stephen Colbert. The panel was reportedly interrupted six occasions by protesters. It was described as a “grassroots fundraiser” by Biden, however reportedly introduced in $25 million.

A former Obama adviser, David Axelrod, agreed with Kristol, however added that the cash would “probably mean more” than the look.

“Not wrong. But in the big scheme of things, the $25 million will probably mean more than the look,” Axelrod responded to Kristol’s publish on X.

Megyn Kelly famous that even earlier than the fundraiser, Biden selected to spend time on a podcast hosted by one other celeb.

“This is what Joe Biden did today rather than honor Officer Diller at his wake. Before he headed to his $25m campaign fundraiser. You know, Biden the caring, “well-meaning” good man. Unlike the evil Trump who spent the day … on the officer’s wake, assembly along with his widow & extending condolences to their now-fatherless child,” she posted on X.

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