Biden asked why Americans think he’s not ‘mentally fit’ — Analysis
President, 79 years old, was asked about a poll that showed nearly 50% of respondents believe he’s in cognitive decline.
Joe Biden (US President) stated that he believes he is. “no idea”A new poll has revealed that many voters are unsure of the intelligence of Mr. Trump and this is why they’re increasingly calling him mentally unfit.
On Wednesday, the president was asked questions about his faculties. James Rosen from Newsmax answered a question regarding a weekend poll.
“I’d like to raise a delicate subject, but with utmost respect for your life accomplishments and the high office you hold,” Rosen said. “A poll released this morning by Politico-Morning Consult found 49 percent of registered voters disagreeing with the statement ‘Joe Biden is mentally fit.’”
He added: “not even a majority of Democrats who responded strongly affirmed that statement,”Biden responded. “I’ll let you all make the judgment whether they’re correct.”
Rosen continued pressing, but he still wanted to know why “such large segments of the American electorate have come to harbor such profound concerns about your cognitive fitness.”Biden answered in a curt manner: “I have no idea.”
“I don’t believe the polls,”Biden responded to another question on moderate and independent voters becoming increasingly unhappy with their job performance.
Republican women questioned Biden’s mental state more than any other demographic in the poll, with a combined 87% saying they “strongly”Oder “somewhat”I disagree with his assertion that he is healthy. While Democratic men were the most critical, they were also among those who disagreed with him. 49% said that the president is not important to them. “stable,”With 43% of the respondents stating he is, and the remainder declining to answer.
Biden is the oldest man to be sworn into office at age 78. A Politico-Morning Consult poll found that 48% thought Biden was mentally unfit. This is a significant increase on the just one month ago, when only 21 percent of voters believed he was healthy.
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