Biden on Trump's claim former presidents wanted to build wall: 'Come on'

Former Vice President Joe BidenJoseph (Joe) Robinette BidenBooker takes early lead in 2020 endorsements Former Georgia candidate asks Abrams be given 'space' amid 2020 buzz Biden team denies 'pre-cooked plan' of Abrams as early running-mate pick MORE on Saturday brushed off President TrumpDonald John TrumpMueller report findings could be a 'good day' for Trump, Dem senator says Trump officials heading to China for trade talks next week Showdown looms over Mueller report MORE's claim other presidents wanted to build a wall, saying "come on."

"I can't think of a single one who said that," said Biden, who is considered to be a potential 2020 candidate.


Biden then listed presidents who would not want a wall, starting with former President Carter, and said "come on." 

Trump said to reporters at the Rose Garden Friday that former presidents have told him they wished they had built a wall themselves while they were in office.

There is currently a partial government shutdown over whether to provide the White House's demanded $5 billion in funding for a border wall in a bill to reopen the government. The shutdown entered its 15th day Saturday.