When the Colorado Supreme Court issued a constitutionally illiterate ruling tossing former President Donald Trump from the primary ballot in their state, President Joe Biden did not condemn the decision. Instead, he used it as fodder to dub his top political opponent the biggest threat to democracy this nation has ever faced.
“Trump poses many threats to our country: The right to choose, civil rights, voting rights, and America’s standing in the world. But the greatest threat he poses is to our democracy. If we lose that, we lose everything,” Biden wrote on his X account on Wednesday.
This isn’t the first time Biden painted Trump or the people who support him “a threat to the very soul of this country.”
In September 2022, Biden took to a stage illuminated by hellish red lights to accuse the former president and the more than 74 million Americans who voted for him in 2020 of delivering the final blow to the nation’s integrity.
He repeated the claim in November 2022 and warned that his White House would do everything in its power to keep Trump from taking back the Oval Office.
“Well, we just have to demonstrate that he will not take power by — if we — if he does run. I’m making sure he, under legitimate efforts of our Constitution, does not become the…