"They were people protesting, very quietly, the taking down of the statue of Robert E. Lee. People that were very fine people - on both sides. I'm not talking about the neo-Nazis and the white nationalists, because they should be condemned totally. But you had many people in that group other than neo-Nazis and white nationalists, OK?"
------Donald Trump on Charlottesville
First Presidential Debate
Chris Wallace: "Are you willing, tonight, to condemn white supremacists and militia groups. ."
Wallace: " . . . and to say that they need to stand down and not add to the violence in a number of these cities as we saw in Kenosha, and as we've seen in Portland?"
Trump: "Sure. I'm willing to do that . . ."
------- Cleveland Ohio, September 29, 2020
Chris Wallace: "What are your views on the Ku Klux Klan and white supremacists?"
Trump: "I totally disavow the Klu (sic) Klux Klan. I totally disavow David Duke."
Reporter: "How do you feel about the recent endorsement from David Duke?"
Trump: "David Duke endorsed me? I disavow it."
And Now For The Democratic Challenger
"I mean you got the first mainstream African-American who is articulate and bright and clean and a nice-looking guy. I mean, that's a storybook man."
-----------Joe Biden on Barack Obama (2007)
"If you have a problem figuring out whether you're for me or Trump, you ain't black."
------Biden to Charlamagne tha God on The Breakfast Club (2020)
"Poor kids are just as bright and just as talented as white kids."
-----Joe Biden to the Asian and Latino Coalition in Des Moines, 2019
"They gon' put y'all back in chains."
-----Joe Biden warning blacks against a Mitt Romney presidency (2012)