Syra­cuse Uni­ver­si­ty and Uni­ver­si­ty of Delaware set sights on Biden’s pres­i­den­tial library

Syracuse University and University of Delaware set sights on Biden’s presidential library

Pres­i­dent Joe Biden men­tioned Syra­cuse Uni­ver­si­ty and the Uni­ver­si­ty of Delaware as pos­si­ble loca­tions to house his pres­i­den­tial library.
The pres­i­dent dis­cussed the sub­ject with spe­cial coun­sel Robert Hur last Octo­ber dur­ing a five-hour inter­view, the tran­script of which was made pub­lic Tues­day. Biden attend­ed both schools in the 1960s, grad­u­at­ing with a bachelor’s degree from the Uni­ver­si­ty of Delaware in 1965 and get­ting his juris doc­tor from Syra­cuse in 1968.
“My rec­ol­lec­tion is there’s peo­ple com­pet­ing,” Biden said in the tran­script. “Syra­cuse Uni­ver­si­ty would like it. Uni­ver­si­ty of Delaware would like it. They want to do it down here in Wash­ing­ton.”
In the inter­view with Hur, Biden said first lady Jill Biden had sug­gest­ed he start think­ing about where he would like his pres­i­den­tial library to be short­ly after the pres­i­dent had vis­it­ed the Har­ry S. Tru­man Pres­i­den­tial Library and …