Democrats try to keep ‘family’ drama private with Biden future uncertain

Congressional Democrats are attempting to keep a bitter dispute over President Joe Biden’s political future out of public view following a panic over his disastrous debate almost two weeks ago.

Democratic lawmakers have been eager to downplay the infighting since returning to Washington this week, while those choosing to criticize the president have been measured in their words. Nearly all were tight-lipped on Tuesday following caucus-wide meetings focused squarely on whether Biden should step aside after his halting and at times incoherent debate performance against former President Donald Trump.

The trend was not without exceptions. Two new House Democrats have called on Biden to drop out this week, while Sen. Michael Bennet (D-CO) revealed Tuesday night that he doubted the president can win in November.

“I just think this race is on a trajectory that is very worrisome,” Bennet
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