South Carolina commences President Joe Biden’s reelection effort in earnest on Feb. 3 with the first sanctioned Democratic primary. The contest, which he is all but sure to win, will be the first time in 2024 Biden will be on the ballot. As such, the state presents an opportunity to examine the electability of the incumbent president, who has been plagued by low approval ratings across multiple measures and groups. Part Two of “Biden on the Ballot” looks at Biden’s record on immigration and how it will come into play during the first-in-the-nation primary for Democrats.
President Joe Biden is set to face his first real challenge of the 2024 cycle as the surge in illegal immigration at the southern border threatens to overshadow his campaign in South Carolina later this week.
Democrats will hold their official opening