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SC Lede: Trail Bites — Saying High To Joe Biden

Gavin Jackson (l) speaks with Joe Biden on Thursday, November 21, 2019.

Leading up to the 2020 election, South Carolina Lede is keeping you up to speed on what the candidates are saying on the campaign trail in the Palmetto State with these "Trail Bites" mini-episodes.

On this edition, host Gavin Jackson speaks with former Vice President Joe Biden before a town hall forum at Lander University on Nov. 21, 2019.

Biden discussed what his South Carolina momentum might look like after early voting states in February, his thoughts on Sen. Cory Booker's debate dig where he said Biden might've been high when he recently discussed his stance on marijuana, whether vaping should be outlawed, what might happen if former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg jumps in the 2020 fray, how to appeal to disenfranchised Republican voters, and more. 

You can watch this interview and videos of other candidates who have campaigned in South Carolina leading up to the February primary on SCETV's YouTube page here

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Gavin Jackson graduated with a visual journalism degree from Kent State University in 2008 and has been in the news industry ever since. He has worked at newspapers in Ohio, Louisiana and most recently in South Carolina at the Florence Morning News and Charleston Post and Courier.