US President Joe Biden formally declared on Tuesday that he will run for re-election to the White House in 2024. The 80-year-old Democrat, who is the oldest US president in history, may run against Donald Trump once more after the latter declared his intention to run for office earlier.
“Every generation has a moment where they have had to stand up for democracy,” Biden said after sharing a video that was a little over three minutes long. to defend their fundamental rights. I think we own this. I’m running for re-election as president of the United States because of this. Images from the attack on the US Capitol on January 6, 2021 by followers of former President Donald Trump open the video.
“Freedom. The American way of life is fundamentally based on individual liberty. Nothing is more critical. Nothing is more holy. To defend our democracy has been the focus of my first term. To safeguard our rights. Guarantee that everyone in this nation is treated fairly. Additionally, that everyone has an equal opportunity to succeed, Biden added in the video.
Attacking the “MAGA extremists,” Biden also claimed that they are “lining up to take those bedrock freedoms away.” “MAGA” is an acronym for Trump’s campaign slogan, “Make America Great Again.”
Below is the video shared by Joe Biden:
If elected, Biden, who would be 86 at the end of a second term, is relying on his legislative accomplishments from his first term and more than 50 years of experience in Washington to win re-election in a country that is sharply divided.
Experts predict that Biden will have an easy time winning his party’s nomination because no serious Democratic challenges are anticipated.
Biden vs Trump?
Former US President Donald Trump also announced a while back that he will be running for President again. If so, the competition for both will be very difficult considering they both have a strong support.
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