US President Joe Biden intends to be re-elected in 2024. This was announced by White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki, according to Reuters.
"Yes, these are his intentions," she said, answering a corresponding question about Biden's plans to run for a new presidential term in 2024.
Before winning the last US presidential election, Biden ran for the post of head of state twice вЂ” in 1988 and 2008. For the first or second time, the Democrat withdrew from the election. During the first attempt, this happened even before the primaries stage. During the second, in 2008, after the preliminary elections (Biden got the fifth result in Iowa).
After that, future US President Barack Obama invited Biden to become a member of his team as vice president. In the same year, Obama won ahead of Republican John McCain, who chose Sarah Palin as a candidate for the post of vice president.
Earlier, Biden's intention to run for a new presidential term, citing sources, was reported by The Washington Post.