Biden On Criminal Justice Reform: ‘Nobody Should Be In Jail For A Non-Violent Crime’

Former Vice President Joe Biden made a strange and alarming claim during the third Democratic debates on Thursday evening, where he said that no one should be imprisoned for committing non-violent crimes.

Biden’s remark likely intended to say non-violent drug crimes but that is not what he said.

So, his campaign would either have to admit to the error or back the candidate for what he told voters on national television.

They did neither over Twitter, simply commenting that Biden would reduce the number of people currently imprisoned.

So tax evasion? Robbery? Lying under oath? Embezzlement? Voter Fraud?

Here’s how some people are responding on Twitter: