Every four years, “60 Minutes” interviews the main candidates for the presidency of the United States.
This year’s interviews, which air Sunday at 7:30 p.m. EST on CBS, are already making waves.
According to an excerpt from the interview published last week.
“I will ask them, for 180 days, to come back to me with recommendations on how to reform the justice system because it is going wrong,” Biden told CBS News’s Norah O’Donnell, according to the excerpt. ‘interview.
President Trump’s part of the show also grabbed the headlines – not for the issues he discussed, but because he interrupted his interview with his interviewer, “60 Minute” correspondent Lesley Stahl, and then taunted her on Twitter and posted an excerpt from the interview on Facebook.
“Look at the prejudice, hatred and rudeness on the part of 60 Minutes and CBS,” Mr. Trump tweeted Thursday with a link to the clip.
The footage, however, shows Mr. Trump growing increasingly bored as Ms. Stahl calmly and firmly questions the president on the coronavirus and other matters.
The episode, a tradition for the network, also featured talks with Vice President Mike Pence, who is Mr. Trump’s vice president, and Senator Kamala Harris, Mr. Biden’s vice president.