Go ahead and challenge me, defiant Biden tells critics

Go ahead and challenge me, defiant Biden tells critics

Joe Biden said Democrats calling on him to stand down was “driving me nuts” as he dared his critics to “go ahead and challenge me” for the party’s 2024 presidential nomination. The 81-year-old US president declared that “I am not going anywhere” after his disastrous debate with Donald Trump, 78, triggered calls among Democrats for him to stand aside. Senior party figures including Nancy Pelosi, the former House speaker, have since raised questions about Mr Biden’s mental fitness. Mr Biden …