The speaker of the United States House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, and the leader of the Democratic majority in the Senate, Chuck Schumer, have expressed their support for the idea that the current president of the country, Joe Biden, run again. to the presidential elections scheduled for 2024 and for which former President Donald Trump has already announced his candidacy.
Both Democratic politicians have thus asserted that Biden should run for re-election after what they have described as two “excellent” years in the White House. His comments, the first regarding the possible re-election of Biden, have taken place during an interview with CNN.
Pelosi has stressed that Biden, who is 80 years old and is already the oldest president in the history of the United States, has done “a great job.” “I hope he can be elected again. He is a person with a great vision for the country and has been involved for a long time, so he knows many issues and the challenges we face,” he explained. the.
In addition, he has pointed out that he is “an empathetic president” who “connects with people.” “His vision of him, his knowledge, his strategic way of thinking”, he has listed before emphasizing that he “is a great president”.
Schumer, for his part, has described his management as “excellent” and has stated that if he presents himself again he “will fully support him”. Thus, he has recalled old political fights with Trump and has ventured that he will lose in the next elections.
“The American people have now become wiser. It has taken time, but it has done it,” insisted Schumer, who recalled that the population “has understood the danger it poses to democracy” after the assault on the Capitol on March 6 January 2021 by a mob of Trump supporters.