Biden deals with protester in Iowa: 'This is not a Trump rally. Let him go'

Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenUnited Auto Workers strike against GM poised to head into eighth day Trump doubles down on call to investigate Biden after whistleblower complaint: 'That's the real story' Omar: Biden not the candidate to 'tackle a lot of the systematic challenges that we have' MORE on Tuesday dealt with a protester at a rally in Iowa by inviting the man to speak with him after his speech ended. 

After being interrupted, Biden said of the protester, "That’s OK. This is not a Trump rally. Let him go," receiving cheers from the audience.


The man, clad in a red, white and blue shirt with stars on it, remained standing, according to a video of the incident. 

He continued speaking, and the Democratic presidential hopeful responded, "If you hush up, I’ll answer your question. If I answer your question, will you let me go on to other things?"

"I promise you I’ll answer your question. Come on up. Come on over here, and we’ll do it after this is over,” Biden continued.  

Biden is among two dozen people vying for the Democratic 2020 White House nomination. He is the front-runner in recent polls.