The most probable presidential candidate of the American Democrats, Joe Biden, wants to improve with a comprehensive economic program, his chances of Election against incumbent Donald Trump. He stressed in his speech in a metal factory in Pennsylvania, the importance of the middle class for the American economy. "We need to reward work in the same way we have prosperity rewarded," said Biden on Thursday. He reiterated his support for a doubling of the minimum wage to $ 15 per hour as well as a special focus on systematically disadvantaged sections of society such as African-Americans.
The Coronavirus-crisis hard-hit economy will raise Biden with a massive investment. His Plan with a volume of 700 billion dollars (about 620 billion euros) is to increase public expenditure in the United States-made products by $ 400 billion. $ 300 billion is to be spent additionally for research and development of technologies such as electric vehicles, or 5G mobile networks, in order to strengthen the domestic high-tech industry. The Plan can be seen as a response to President Trumps "America-First"policy. Biden's campaign team stressed that the investment in the domestic market would be made before it would occur in the event of an election victory in negotiations for new international trade agreements.
workers ' rights strengths
Biden stressed to concentrate on working and middle - class families and not the Rich, the life of their investments. "They don't need me," Biden said, near his hometown of Scranton in northeastern Pennsylvania. He wanted to strengthen workers ' rights to collective bargaining and the Republican-supported tax cash facilitation for corporations, the Jobs oshore.
In the pandemic, have shown especially low-income earners in places such as hospitals or supermarkets, as important as they are, Biden said. "It is not enough to praise these people. It is time to pay you.“ Biden joined against this Background, a strengthening of laws to promote the purchase of American products, but by the authorities too, can be circumvented. These measures would create five million new Jobs he promised.
The 77-year-old candidate to handle Trump directly. For the relief of the Corona-crisis, the economic turmoil and the country-wide riots due to the systematic deprivation of the Black, there is a need of Unity in the country. Trumps causing failure of "terrible human cost" and call for a severe economic toll, criticized Biden. "We all know that the stakes could not be higher. Therefore, this is not a time for divisive politics. Donald Trump may believe, Americans against Americans to play. I don't.“
Trump economic theme
With its focus on economic issues, Biden embarks on the Terrain, which actually is the Republicans Trump considered his great strength before the pandemic, curbed the consumption in America of solid and unemployment has continued to grow. Now Biden and his advisers believe that the theme opens up a broad Front for attacks on the incumbent.
Specifically, it is Biden, from the point of view of observers to Profit from his Connections to the unions and the white voters to recover, which contributed to trump's surprise victory four years ago. For this purpose, the Democrat, in his speech he referred to his own humble beginnings, and contrasted it with trump's Childhood as the son of a multi-million dollar Immobilienmoguls. Demonstrative Biden went after his appearance to his former parents ' house in Scranton and spoke briefly with the family that lives there now.Updated Date: 10 July 2020, 06:19