The White House jumped to the defense of President Biden over concerns about his age, praising him for his "stamina," and said there was "no alarm" behind the scenes regarding 2024.
Earlier this month, Axelrod suggested it may be "wise" for Biden to drop out of the 2024 presidential race on the heels of a brutal poll that found him losing to former President Donald Trump by up to 10 points in five battleground states. Brandon Gillespie is an associate editor at Fox News. Follow him on Twitter at @brandon_cg.
Biden's "biggest liability" with voters is his age, Axelrod said. While he should be "proud of his accomplishments," the country had too much at stake to risk losing to Trump in the next election, he argued.