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Biden Said Obama Gave 18,000 People Clemency. He Was Off By 16,073.

Democratic Presidential Nominee Joe Biden falsely claimed that former President Barack Obama granted pardons and reduced sentences for criminal charges to 18,000 people in his NBC town hall Monday night.https://platform.twitter.com/embed/index.html?creatorScreenName=FDRLST&dnt=true&embedId=twitter-widget-0&frame=false&hideCard=false&hideThread=false&id=1313285169873289216&lang=en&origin=https%3A%2F%2Fthefederalist.com%2F2020%2F10%2F06%2Fbiden-said-obama-gave-18000-people-clemency-he-was-off-by-16073%2F&siteScreenName=FDRLST&theme=light&widgetsVersion=ed20a2b%3A1601588405575&width=550px Defending his inaction on criminal justice reform, Joe Biden falsely claimed “18,000 people got clemency” while he was Vice President. Actually, 18,000 were *denied* clemency […]