Ditch Biden for Whitmer, Warnock

The anti-Donald Trump publication Bulwark on Thursday endorsed a presidential ticket featuring Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D-G.) and Sen. It published a column urging the removal of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. .

The media cited Biden’s age, Harris’ low approval ratings and Trump’s strengthening position in the polls as reasons for Democrats to pull out of office in 2024.

Bulwark’s AB Stoddard, citing the Associated Press and NORC polls, said: found More than three-quarters of voters think Mr. Biden is too old to run for a second term.

“Biden doesn’t necessarily have to go to the hospital with his health worsening,” the column says. hypothesized. “If he now suffers from symptoms like Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who is frozen and temporarily unable to speak, the party will be forced to take a chance on winning a majority of voters next year. He should be replaced as soon as possible.”

Mr Stoddard said Mr Biden had lost significant support from the coalition that “helped” beat Mr Trump in 2020: independents, Hispanics, Black Americans and Republicans.

Former President Donald Trump speaks to reporters before departing from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta on Thursday, August 24, 2023. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

The newspaper appeared to have had a hard time accepting the fact that Trump’s poll numbers have put him in a stronger position than at any point during the 2020 election.

“It’s hard to interpret the idea that the person who stole the election and tried to overthrow the government is in a better position than Biden after his first term success, but Polls show Trump is doing pretty well against Biden,” Stoddard wrote.

“The bet that a man whose age the majority of Americans already don’t consider will be in a stronger political position a year from now doesn’t seem reasonable. It seems incredibly risky,” Stoddard said. continued Mr.

In his column, Stoddard praised Whitmer as “one of the most experienced, inspiring and winning Democrats in the country.” Stoddard praised Warnock for growing up in “public housing” and going through a “nasty divorce.” He is no longer a disqualification in the Trump era.

“Young. Dynamic. Diverse. Talented and experienced. Broad and attractive. Can mobilize core voters. Will bring two battleground states,” Stoddard fancied. “These are his seven big boxes that have already been checked.”

The column called on Democrats across the country to unite with “other members of the broader anti-Trump coalition” to defeat Trump.

Stoddard concluded:

All Democrats who can help defeat Trump next year should put this goal first and foremost. It must prioritize personal feelings, political differences with other members of the broader anti-Trump coalition, or even plans to maintain its own viability. 2028 race. And that probably applies to Whitmer more than anything else.

US President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris walk through the columns of the White House on April 11, 2022 in Washington, DC. (Ting Shen/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

If Trump beats Biden next year, there will be no more free and fair elections. Democrats can treat this like an emergency or risk it all.

In recent months, there have been growing calls for Democrats to make sweeping changes to the electoral system.a los angeles times The columnist suggested in August that Democrats would appoint Gov. Gavin Newsom (D-California) to nominate Harris to Senator Diane Feinstein (D-California) and drop her as a presidential candidate.

Opinion polls have shown growing support for Biden and Harris, raising concerns about the Democratic Party’s current presidential voting power. A poll conducted in the first quarter of 2023 found Mr. Biden’s approval ratings in most states are tepid.

As of August, 54% of Americans had an unfavorable opinion of Harris, compared with just 40%. view she is favorable according to los angeles times.

On the other hand, in August economistA /YouGov poll found Trump leading Biden in a nationwide head-to-head.

Jordan Dixon Hamilton is a reporter for Breitbart News.write him a letter to or follow him twitter.

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