US Election 2020: Joe Biden must overcome the flawed legacies of Trump, Reagan and Bush

Crispin Hull
By Crispin Hull
Updated July 1 2021 - 4:09pm, first published October 29 2020 - 5:30pm
Joe Biden speaks at a drive-in rally ion Bristol, Pennsylvania, earlier this week. Picture: Shutterstock

The rise of Donald Trump was not the cause of US political dysfunction, but a mere symptom of it. When Joe Biden gets a clear majority of the vote and the electoral college on Tuesday, a side question will be whether Donald Trump goes willingly or has to be militarily crowbarred out of the White House before inauguration day. Either way, he will go.


Crispin Hull

Crispin Hull


Crispin Hull is a former editor of The Canberra Times and a regular columnist.