JOE Biden appeared to fall asleep during the COP26 Climate Summit opening speeches before he was apparently woken up by a staff member.
The President was caught on camera folding his arms and gradually appearing to nod off as the conference kicked off on Monday afternoon.
Biden’s eyes initially closed for mere seconds before he woke himself up, however, they did not open so quickly the second time they shut.
In the second instance, Sleepy Joe shut his eyes for 30 seconds before a man in a suit came over and appeared to wake him up.
President Joe Biden headed to the United Nations climate conference on Monday energized by a new legislative framework that, if enacted, would be the largest action ever taken by the United States to address climate change.
The $555billion plan for climate spending is the centerpiece of a sweeping domestic policy package Biden and congressional Democrats presented Thursday, hours before the president traveled to Europe for another summit ahead of the climate meeting in Glasgow, Scotland.
Biden called the plan “the most significant investment to deal with the climate crisis that ever happened, beyond any other advanced nation in the world.”
While far from certain to pass in a closely divided Congress, the new framework reassured nervous Democrats and environmental leaders that a president who has made climate action a key focus of his administration will not arrive in Glasgow empty-handed.
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