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‘That’s his intention’ – White House says Joe Biden will run for re-election in 2024


FORCE ONE – US President Joe Biden intends to run for re-election in 2024,
White House spokesperson Jen Psaki told reporters on Monday.

Biden, 79,
has suffered a dip in his job approval ratings in recent months, leading some Democrats
to wonder whether he might not seek another four-year term.

is. That’s his intention,” Psaki said as Biden flew aboard Air Force One
for a Thanksgiving event with US troops in Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

US President Joe Biden

US President Joe Biden

were rattled by Republican victories in Virginia’s state elections earlier this
month, and a narrow Democratic victory in New Jersey.

have arisen about the viability of Vice President Kamala Harris in 2024, should
Biden decide not to run again. A recent USA TODAY/Suffolk University poll found
her with a 28% job approval rating.

underwent his first physical examination on Friday, since taking office in
January, and doctors found he has a stiffened gait and attributed frequent
bouts of coughing to acid reflux. Doctors said he was fit to serve.

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