Democrats panic in blue New York as Biden campaign falters

President Joe Biden‘s disastrous debate performance less than two weeks ago has rattled Democratic confidence in swing states and even deeply blue states such as New York City, which could be key in the November election.

Biden easily won New York in 2020, defeating former President Donald Trump by roughly 23%, but now some Democratic officials are worried about the president’s candidacy in the state, according to a report from Politico. One Democratic official told the outlet the campaign has been too complacent about the state of New York.

“We’re still acting like this is a one-party state, which for pretty much 20, 25 years it has been,” Democratic Manhattan Borough President Mark Levine told the outlet. “I truly believe we’re a battleground state now.”

The report suggests officials are concerned about Biden’s lead in New York dropping,
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