By C. Douglas Golden
Published April 19, 2021 at 10:09am
During his first news conference in the White House, held three weeks ago at the end of March, President Joe Biden assured America he was going to get tough on China.
While he said that Chinese leader Xi Jinping was a “smart, smart guy,” Biden said “he doesn’t have a democratic with a small D bone in his body,” according to a transcript of the March 25 event. And Uncle Joe said when the two of them talked after the election, he read that lying, dog-faced pony soldier the riot act.
“I made it clear to him again what I’ve told them in person on several occasions, that we’re not looking for confrontation, although we know there will be steep, steep competition,” Biden said.