The prospect of a Joe Biden 2024 presidential run is increasingly grim, as senior establishment House Democrats declined to support the White House resident.
Reps. Jerry Nadler and Carolyn Maloney, two establishment liberals who chair powerful committees and are competing for a Manhattan-area House seat, declined to back Biden when asked in a televised debate whether the incumbent should run again.
“Should President Biden run again in 2024?”
Jerry Nadler: “Too early to say..”
Carolyn Maloney: “I don't believe he's running for re-election.”
— Benny Johnson (@bennyjohnson) August 3, 2022
🚨 During #NY12 debate lightning round, candidates were asked if Biden should run again in 2024.
REP. CAROLYN MALONEY: “I don't believe he is running for re-election”
REP. NADLER: “Too early to say,” says Dems should talk about it after the midterms.