“President Joe Biden acknowledged Wednesday that the pandemic has left Americans exhausted and demoralized but insisted at a news conference marking his first year in office that he has ‘outperformed’ expectations in dealing with it.” AP News
“The president is ending his first year in office with a similarly dismal report card from voters as his predecessor. Like Trump, more voters gave Biden a failing mark at the quarter mark of his term than those who awarded an ‘A’ or ‘B’ combined, according to a POLITICO/Morning Consult poll released Wednesday. About 37 percent of those surveyed rated Biden’s performance as an ‘F,’ compared to the 31 percent who gave either an ‘A’ or ‘B’ grade for the past year.” Politico
The left urges Biden to focus on bread-and-butter issues and achievable legislative priorities.