Democrat majority wants no candidate other than Biden in 2024: poll

(The Hill) – Only 35% of Democrats and Democratic-leaning independents want Biden to run for a second term in 2024, according to new data. ABC News – Washington Post Poll.

According to a poll produced by Langer Research Associates, 56% of Democrats want their party to choose another presidential candidate, while 9% said they disagree.

Biden and his aides have stressed that the president intends to run again in 2024, although no formal announcement has been made.

When asked about his intentions on CBS’ “60 Minutes” last week, Biden said it was “too early to make such a decision,” adding that the official announcement would trigger multiple campaign reporting rules. .

“I have great respect for fate,” he continued. “So what I am doing is doing my job. Please make a decision about what to do within the time frame specified.”

The poll found that 39% of respondents approve of Biden’s ability to do the job, while 53% disapprove. The president’s approval ratings have been sluggish for over a year, and inflation is at his nearly 40-year high.

Thirty-six percent of respondents approved of Biden’s economic policies, while 57 percent opposed them.

Opinion polls show a growing percentage of Americans think Biden has accomplished a lot in the White House, even though his stimulus and overall performance are in the red. I was.

40% said they achieved a lot as president, up 5% from when the pollster asked the question last fall.

Democrats won a string of legislative victories this summer, including on issues such as gun control, climate change spending and semiconductors.

But four in 10 Americans who appreciate Biden’s achievements are still slightly below their historical average. Since 1993, this figure has averaged 43%.

Langer Research Associates conducted a survey of a randomly selected sample of 1,006 adults using landlines and mobile phones between September 18th and September 21st. The margin of error is plus or minus 3.5 percentage points.

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