Joe Biden will not tip his hand on 2020.
On Monday, the former vice president told NBC’s “Today” show in which he will be “not closing the door” on running for the Democratic nomination for president. Biden, who decided not to run in 2016 following the death of his son Beau, said he “honest to God” does not know if he will seek the White House.
Biden, 74, cast some doubts on the prospect in a separate interview with Snapchat’s “Great Luck America,” which will be not yet released however was seen by The Associated Press.
“I’ve done the idea a long time,” the former senator through Delaware said, “in addition to I’m just not sure the idea’s the appropriate thing for me to do.”
Biden made the comments while promoting a brand new book, “Promise Me, Dad: A Year of expect, Hardship in addition to Purpose.” the idea chronicles Biden’s life around the time of his son’s death.
Biden has said he could have beaten President Donald Trump in last year’s election.
The former vice president will be a common Democratic politician who may appeal to the working class voters in traditionally blue states in which helped to elect Trump. However, many inside party will likely seek a younger candidate who will be not seen as a so-called establishment Democrat.
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