Biden's rallies and polling numbers are dominated by older, white, and more conservative voters — adjectives that just don't describe Biden's press corps, one "well-known Democrat backing Biden" told Politico. "They are products, increasingly, of fairly elite schools," "were in college when Barack Obama ran for president," and are often "shocked to learn they have relatives who voted for Donald Trump," the Democrat said. This leads them to falsely believe "this party as dominated by woke millennials," the Democrat continued. To sum it all up, the Biden press corps is "younger and they want someone cooler" to win the presidency, the Democrat said.
One top adviser spun the negative coverage as an additional point for Biden, saying "I don't know of anybody who has taken as sustained and vitriolic a negative pounding as Biden and who has come through it with the strength he has."
As examples of Biden's negative coverage, Lizza cites the former vice president's "cringe-inducing comments" to a 13-year-old girl's brothers, telling them to "keep the guys away from your sister." Lizza was fired by The New Yorker in late 2017 over a claim of sexual misconduct, which he denied. Read more at Politico. Kathryn Krawczyk