"When the stock market crashed, Franklin Roosevelt got on the television and didn't just talk about the princes of greed," Biden told Couric. "He said, 'Look, here's what happened.'"
The market crashed in 1929, but FDR didn't take office until 1933. And TV wasn't commercially available for several years after that.
This is another opportunity to replay this video of Happy Joe, am I'm happy to oblige. Here you go:
Joe Biden unplugged