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Press Gaggle: Joe Biden Speaks to Reporters After Marine One Arrival - March 9, 2023

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[The following transcript was released by the White House. Pool audio and video were not available for this press gaggle.] 1

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Mr. President, have you spoken to Leader McConnell? 2

Joe Biden

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I've spoken to the family. I think he's going to be all right, he'll be good. 3

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What did you say to the family? 4

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Mr. President, on Chairman Xi's remarks and the foreign minister's remarks this week, they were rather sharp and definitive going after the United States. What's your read on what that means? 5

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Not much. 6

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Republicans say your budget is dead on arrival. "Why introduce it?" What do you say to them? 7

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Watch me. 8

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What areas do you think you can find compromises with -- with the Republicans? 9

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Well, we'll see what their budget is. I'm ready to meet with him tomorrow if he shows me his budget. 10