Biden calls new Georgia voting law an ‘atrocity’

Speaking to the press while departing the White House on Friday, President Biden blasted voting restrictions that were signed into law Thursday in Georgia.

Video Transcript

- Would you have won--

- Have an opinion toward the election law, Mr. President?

JOE BIDEN: Say again.

- The new Georgia election law.

JOE BIDEN: It's an atrocity. The idea-- do you want any indication that it has nothing to do with fairness, nothing to do with decency? They passed a law saying you can't provide water for people standing in line while they're waiting to vote. You don't need anything else to know that this is nothing but punitive, designed to keep people from voting. You can't provide water for people about to vote. Give me a break.

[CHATTER]