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Former Vice President and presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden voiced his support for the vote-by-mail method in the upcoming election, and criticized President Donald Trump for opposing it, according to The Associated Press.

During an online fundraising event on Thursday night, Biden attacked Trump for blocking financial aid to the U.S. Postal Service, which would deliver millions of ballots for the fall election.

“We have to make it easier for everybody to be able to vote, particularly if we are still basically in the kind of lockdown circumstances we are in now," Biden told about 650 donors. "But that takes a lot of money, and it's going to require us to provide money for states and insist they provide mail-in ballots.”

The former vice president, however, did not propose to eliminate in-person voting, instead calling for state and local officials to make sure the polling locations conform to public health protocols while the vote-by-mail method is in place.

Trump has been firm in his opposition against the vote-by-mail method and claimed that it would allow Democrats an unfair advantage by “cheating” the system. Meanwhile, the Trump administration ensured that the U.S. Postal Service did not get direct aid in the $2 trillion coronavirus funding package.

"He's already trying to undermine the election with false claims of voter fraud and threatening to block essential COVID assistance if any extra funds go to the U.S. Postal Service," Biden said. "What in God's name was that about other than trying to let the word out that he's going to do all that he can to make it very hard for people to vote."

The Associated Press reported that, although Biden’s remarks suggested that the Postal Service received some taxpayer funds, it has not seen such aid yet.

The former vice president continued to describe Trump’s opposition as “un-American,” and said “that’s the only way he thinks he can possibly win.”

See the full report here.