Biden heckled over Obama-era deportations, tells protester 'You should vote for Trump'
It happened at a South Carolina town hall event for the former vice president, before about 800 people at Lander University in Greenville.
Biden seemed to lose his cool when Carlos Rojas, an immigration activist with a group called Cosecha Movement, pointed out that more illegal immigrants were deported during Obama's first two years as president than during Trump’s.
“In 2008 I was a volunteer for Obama because I had hope and I believed in the promises to the immigrant community," Rojas said. "The fact is that over those eight years there were three million people who were deported and separated from their families."
“You should vote for Trump. You should vote for Trump,” Biden retorted, turning away from the man.
“No, I’m not going to do that, but I want to make sure that immigrant families … are not afraid and you have the power as a candidate to actually commit to stop all deportations from day one from executive action, and we want to hear you say that.”