Biden gets TESTY when reporter asks if he’ll be able to serve a full second term

President Joe Biden campaigned on ending divisiveness and bringing respect and unity to the White House in 2020. But he has repeatedly shown contempt for those he disagrees with, often denigrating them directly with insults.

This trait was again on display when a reporter dared to ask the feeble 81-year-old about his health and ability to lead if re-elected.

Soon after Biden arrived on Air Force One at Philadelphia International Airport on Wednesday, he was met with questions by reporters standing by.

In a clip posted on social media, one exchange showed the president’s dismissiveness as he met with supporters on the tarmac.

“President Biden, will you be serving your full four-year term or handing over power to Vice President Harris?” a reporter shouted.

“Are you OK? Are you alright?” Biden asked in response.

“All four years or handing over?” the reporter asked again as the pair evidently strained to hear over the background noise.

“You’re not hurt are you? I said are you okay?” Biden repeated.

“Did you fall on your head or something?” he asked and casually moved on without so much as addressing any mental health concerns, though he did elicit some laughter from the group alongside him, which included Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA).

If re-elected, Biden would be 86 years old by the end of tenure. Earlier this week, when confronted by a reporter about Democrats supporting his re-election bid, Biden insisted 92% were behind him.

Biden’s response to questions about his health came as his wife, First Lady Jill Biden insisted on “Good Morning America” that he is “calm and steady.”

Polls continue to show that a majority of Americans think Biden is too old to serve another term. And that was already clear at the beginning of the year when an ABC News/Ipsos poll showed 86% of Americans felt that way.

“A recent New York Times/Siena poll found voters 18-29 were the most likely age group to think Biden is too old to be an effective president. A whopping 82% of them said so, 8-to-12 points higher than every other age group,” NPR reported, citing a poll published in March. “That was more than 20 points worse than how they viewed Trump on the subject, though he’s only about 4 years younger.”

Biden’s latest interaction with the reporter on the tarmac ignited a fresh wave of criticism on social media.

Frieda Powers


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