VIDEO: Young voters can't remember last time they saw Biden on campaign trail

  • Campus Reform asked young voters about Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s effort on the campaign trail.
  • Almost all said they had not seen Biden campaigning in the last few months, with some even agreeing that Biden was “hiding.”
  • The young voters also could not name any of Biden’s career accomplishments.

With just a few months until the November election, Campus Reform interviewed young voters about the campaign and asked if they had recently seen Joe Biden on the trail.

[RELATED: EXCLUSIVE: Socialist students refuse to endorse Joe Biden]

WATCH: 

“In the last few months, have you seen Joe Biden do a campaign event,” Campus Reform Digital Reporter Eduardo Neret asked.

“No and I think that’s one of his biggest flaws right now,” one voter said.

“Not really no,” another added. “I haven’t really seen anything from him. I’ve seen more from Donald Trump--more than I would like to see.”

“I don’t know honestly what Biden is doing,” another voter said.

Some even agreed Biden was hiding.

“A hundred percent,” one voter agreed.

“Yeah definitely, maybe [he’s] hoping that Donald Trump will self-destruct.”

A few voters said Biden’s apparent lack of effort on the campaign trail was concerning.

“It’s definitely a major concern that not enough people are hearing from him, especially if he’s trying to run for president,” one voter said.

[RELATED: VIDEO: Students bored by Joe Biden, can't name his accomplishments]

Neret later asked if voters could remember any accomplishments in Biden’s lengthy career, given that many couldn’t remember what Biden had done in the last few months.

Most voters could not name any accomplishments.

“No, nothing,” one voter said. “I mean him running for president.”

“The only thing right now when I think of Joe Biden is Obama’s VP, and that’s a problem because if you’re running for president, you need to step up and you need to do stuff,” one voter argued. “I don’t care if you’re 20, 30, or 80, you need to step up and start doing stuff.”

Follow the author of this article on Facebook: @eduneret and Twitter: @eduneret



Read the full article
STAY INFORMED
Get exclusive access to breaking CampusReform stories as they happen. Sign up below and we'll keep you in the loop.
 Weekly Digest

 Daily Emails


Video Gallery


News

VIDEO: Students want debt canceled and admit taxpayers would foot the bill

"it’s probably going to come from taxpayers"

Eduardo Neret Jul 31, 2020 at 9:37 AM EDT
News

VIDEO: Students say Founding Fathers are ‘villains’

"a lot of them were not very good"

Eduardo Neret Jul 24, 2020 at 5:00 AM EDT
News

VIDEO: Students won’t accept professors who oppose Black Lives Matter

"I wouldn't feel comfortable"

Eduardo Neret Jul 22, 2020 at 1:27 PM EDT
News

VIDEO: Young Americans still support Black Lives Matter after hearing about the group’s radical ties

“It most definitely does not change my mind..."

Eduardo Neret Jul 17, 2020 at 10:05 AM EDT
News

‘Trained Marxists’ BLM founders say Trump admin is ‘white supremacist’

“We are living under known white supremacists"

Eduardo Neret Jul 17, 2020 at 12:00 AM EDT
News

EXCLUSIVE: Student says university imposed 'Soviet-style' punishment over his Instagram posts

"reflection of the constitutional crisis we are facing..."

Margaret Beste Jul 16, 2020 at 12:22 AM EDT
News
News

VIDEO: Young Americans know nothing about 4th of July

Not very encouraging

Eduardo Neret Jul 02, 2020 at 10:22 AM EDT
News

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Young Americans react to calls to 'defund the police'

"I don’t think it’s fair how they’re treating people"

Eduardo Neret Jun 12, 2020 at 4:00 AM EDT
News

Students want campuses reopened, lament ‘quality’ of online classes

“I’ve actually considered taking off some time"

Eduardo Neret Jun 09, 2020 at 1:56 PM EDT
News
News

UCSB prof uses religion class to teach about 'error' of ‘American Exceptionalism’

It's supposed to be a religion class...

Clay Robinson Jun 05, 2020 at 10:09 AM EDT
News

'Antifa has been given free rein on college campuses,' Cabot Phillips says

"they've had too long to grow"

Jon Street Jun 03, 2020 at 10:59 AM EDT
News

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: GOP congressman says no bailout money for rich colleges

"It needs to go to those most in need"

Cabot Phillips May 20, 2020 at 4:18 PM EDT
News

WATCH: China expert says communist regime unlike anything 'since the Third Reich'

"To say criticism of a racist regime is racist is absolutely wrong."

Cabot Phillips May 18, 2020 at 3:55 PM EDT
News

WATCH: Student rights expert praises Trump admin’s new campus sexual assault regs

Colleges aren't so thrilled, though.

Eduardo Neret May 18, 2020 at 12:36 PM EDT
News

VIDEO: Last semester's craziest student protests

This is nuts...

Eduardo Neret Apr 23, 2020 at 5:00 AM EDT
News

VIDEO: The craziest campus leftists of all time

Remember these?

Cabot Phillips Apr 16, 2020 at 4:00 AM EDT
News

EXCLUSIVE: Socialist students refuse to endorse Joe Biden

“We are not endorsing @JoeBiden.”

Addison Smith Apr 15, 2020 at 1:33 PM EDT
News

VIDEO: Students share why they’re opposed to pass/fail grading

"undermines and cheapens the value of our education"

Eduardo Neret Apr 06, 2020 at 2:45 PM EDT
News

VIDEO: Higher ed expert says coronavirus is being used 'as an excuse' for easier grading

“The coronavirus is simply being used as an excuse..."

Eduardo Neret Mar 27, 2020 at 9:17 AM EDT
News

In their own words: Students share how coronavirus has impacted them

“For me it is a little difficult"

Eduardo Neret Mar 19, 2020 at 3:24 PM EDT