4 min read.Updated: 02 Sep 2022, 09:40 AM ISTRahul Jacob
The interim report card of Joe Biden as he approaches his 80th birthday is an important management and morality tale.
A week is a long time in politics, goes the old cliché. But if you are US President Joe Biden, a month is an eternity. Earlier this summer, Biden was being written off as his approval ratings collapsed. The US was being buffeted by record high inflation. His landmark Build Back Better bill was going nowhere, blocked by the Democrat senator Joe Manchin, who enjoys outsized clout because the Democrats and Republicans each have 50 seats in the Senate and require Vice-President Kamala Harris to cast the deciding vote to get bills passed.