Joe Biden is treading lightly as his approval sinks and his popularity among the far-left fades.
Context: Joe Biden has a perception problem. The midterms are coming fast, the far-left is abandoning ship, and the GOP is looking to pounce.
Joe Biden is less popular on the economy than Jimmy Carter, and his approval rating continues to plummet.
Biden is less popular than Harris.
This puts Biden in a position where he needs to make concessions to the far-left while also appeasing moderates in Washington like Senator Joe Manchin (D-W.V.) and Senator Krysten Sinema (D-Ariz.).
What this means: Politico reported that Democrat strategists believe this will trigger a far-left challenger to Biden in 2024.
Biden has had some successes but his ability to message is horrific and his time for a strong change before the midterms is fading quickly.
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