Speaking with Telemundo’s Jose Diaz-Balart, Joe Biden offered a confusing answer when asked if his healthcare plan would allow access to illegals.
Per Breitbart, the exchange went as follows:
DIAZ-BALART: When I … NBC moderated that first debate with you, I didn’t … I don’t recall a clear answer, under your plan should … would the 11, 12 million undocumented immigrants that live in the United States, that have been here many for generations, would they have access … [Emphasis added]
BIDEN: Yes. [Emphasis added]
DIAZ-BALART: — to health insurance.
BIDEN: Yes, they … if they can buy into the system like everybody else. [Emphasis added]
DIAZ-BALART: Because you know, in [Obamacare] they can’t. [Emphasis added]
BIDEN: Yeah. Yeah, I know. Well they can, that’s my point. They continue to be able to do that. [Emphasis added]
DIAN-BALART: They cannot under the ObamaCare. [Emphasis added]
BIDEN: Well and that’s my point, they will though. They will be able to buy into … [illegal aliens] would be able to buy in, just like anyone else could. [Emphasis added]
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