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Demonstratively united: Governors stand behind Biden after disastrous debate

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Joe Biden appears decided to stay presidential candidate

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“I will run,” US President Joe Biden is claimed to have mentioned resolutely to his marketing campaign group, in response to insiders. He is supported by high-ranking Democrats – to date.

Amid rising considerations throughout the Democratic Party, main governors on Wednesday reaffirmed their assist for the re-election of US President Joe Biden. At a gathering on Wednesday on the White House with 24 Democratic governors, they freely mentioned Biden's poor efficiency within the latest TV debate. Maryland Governor Wes Moore reported this at a subsequent press convention.

“The president has always backed us. We will back him too,” he mentioned. Moore acknowledged that there’s nonetheless lots of work to be finished earlier than the election on November 5. But he harassed that Biden is decided to remain within the race.

Top politicians from Biden's social gathering had initially held again from public criticism. Then on Tuesday, the primary Democratic consultant within the US House of Representatives, Lloyd Doggett of Texas, publicly known as on Biden to drop out of the race and make room for one more candidate. A second Democratic consultant, Raúl Grijalva of Arizona, joined the calls on Wednesday.

Joe Biden “ran to win”

New York Governor Kathy Hochul expressed confidence after assembly with Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris, confirming that every one governors current had pledged their assist to Biden. “The president ran to win,” she mentioned. Tim Walz, governor of Minnesota and chairman of the Democratic Governors Association, acknowledged that Biden's efficiency within the debate was weak, however reiterated his perception that Biden is match for workplace. He warned of the risks of one other Trump presidency, which he described as “chaos and destruction.”

Biden's marketing campaign group harassed that the president had reaffirmed his dedication to “defeat the existential threat posed by Donald Trump at the ballot box in November.” All members had renewed their dedication to do every thing they might to make sure a victory for Biden and Harris.

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The assembly happened in opposition to the backdrop of rising considerations throughout the Democrats about Biden's age and suitability for a attainable second time period. Biden – at 81, the oldest president in US historical past – spoke with a hoarse voice through the TV debate together with his probably challenger Trump on CNN final week, repeatedly getting snarled in his formulations and never ending sentences. Since the looks, a debate has flared up among the many Democrats about whether or not they need to substitute the 81-year-old with one other candidate for the presidential election.

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