Four More Turn on Biden

( – Adding to his anxiety following his disastrous debate performance, Joe Biden is facing a major rift within his own party after four influential House members advised their colleagues that he should exit the presidential race.

By calling for Biden’s withdrawal, these Democratic dissenters significantly intensified the pressure on the 81-year-old candidate.

They align with five other House Democrats who have openly urged Biden to step down due to concerns over his viability against former President Donald Trump come November.

Multiple sources reported that the latest skeptics include Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY), the ranking member of the Judiciary Committee; Adam Smith (D-WA) of the Armed Services Committee; Mark Takano (D-CA) from the Veterans Affairs panel; and Joseph D. Morelle (D-NY) from the Administration Committee.

These concerns were aired during a confidential gathering of around two dozen leading House committee members, including Minority Leader Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), Minority Whip Katherine Clark (D-MA) and Caucus Chair Pete Aguilar (D-CA).

The discomfort within the party reportedly stems from doubts that Biden’s campaign could bounce back after a poorly received debate on June 27.

Senator Mark Warner (D-VA) has reportedly also been trying to convince his Senate colleagues to encourage Biden to bow out.

The New York Times recently highlighted an anonymous senior White House official’s concerns about Biden showing signs of aging, noting his public appearances have been marked by fatigue and a slowed speech.

Prominent Democratic donors, including Abigail Disney, are pressuring other financial supporters to withhold contributions until Biden withdraws.

Other wealthy backers are considering redirecting their funds to support lower-ticket races to prevent further losses.

“I don’t think we can be polite and sugar-coat things. It will be brutal. Our base will not be energized. We are already having issues with young people. We are already losing different minority groups,” warned former Rep. Tim Ryan (D-OH).

Despite the mounting pressure, Biden remains resolute and dismissed concerns over his performance in key states during his recent interview with ABC News.

“That’s not unusual in some states. I carried an awful lotta Democrats last time I ran in 2020. Look, I remember them telling me the same thing in 2020. ‘I can’t win. The polls show I can’t win,’” Biden stated.

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