Israel war shines a light on cracks in the Biden coali­tion

Israel war shines a light on cracks in the Biden coalition

Israel’s war against Hamas ter­ror­ists in Gaza could under­mine sup­port for Pres­i­dent Joe Biden in the 2024 gen­er­al elec­tion.
Biden will be the Demo­c­ra­t­ic nom­i­nee fol­low­ing Mon­day’s announce­ment from Robert Kennedy Jr. to run as an inde­pen­dent in 2024. Kennedy peaked his polling at just over 20% before the move but now will present the pres­i­dent with two inde­pen­dent chal­lengers who could pull pro­gres­sive votes in a tight rematch with for­mer Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump.
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The pres­i­den­t’s allies had pre­vi­ous­ly launched a mul­ti­mil­lion-dol­lar strat­e­gy aimed at coun­ter­ing out­side can­di­dates, includ­ing those run­ning on Biden’s left and a poten­tial so-called uni­ty can­di­date stood up by the No Labels par­ty. The Biden cam­paign and Demo­c­ra­t­ic Nation­al Com­mit­tee have signed off on the oper­a­tion, per a report from the New York Times, a sign that the pres­i­dent is seri­ous­ly con­cerned about los­ing votes head­ing into a like­ly rematch with Trump in the 2024 gen­er­al elec­tion.
How­ev­er, the recent ter­ror attacks have resur­faced cracks that have bub­bled with­in the par­ty for years: How wil …