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not a racist bone in my body have been involved in civil rights my whole career , period period period former vice president Joe Biden refusing to apologize for remarks he made earlier this week about working with segregationist senators in the seventies number up the controversial comments came at a New York fund raiser where Biden said U. S. leaders had lost the ability to work together and pointed to two segregationists from the south who were serving in the Senate when he was first elected Biden said quotes at least there was some stability we got things done but the former VP's remarks quickly drew criticism from his twenty twenty democratic rivals but to coddle the reputations of segregationist of people who if they had their way I would literally not be standing here as a member of the United States and it is I think %HESITATION it's just it's misinformed and it's wrong senator Cory Booker also called for an apology are you alright all the guys like , he knows better Booker on Wednesday shop back I was raised to speak truth to power and that I should will never apologize for doing that and vice president Biden shouldn't need this lesson the two lawmakers Biden was referring to democratic senators James Eastland of Mississippi and Herman Talmadge of Georgia in the past Eastland described black people as inferior and fought against efforts to desegregate the self when Biden joined the US Senate in nineteen seventy three he and Eastland served on the same committee