Rosie O‘Donnell says Joe Biden ‘too old‘ for 2020 run

By – The Washington Times – Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Liberal activist and comedian Rosie O’Donnell says former Vice President is “too old” to run for the presidency in 2020.

“ is too old to run for president. Period,” Ms. O’Donnell, who endorsed Sen. Kamala Harris for president earlier this year, to her 1.11 million followers late Tuesday, including the hashtag, #NO2JOE.

, 76, would be the oldest president in U.S. history if he were to win against President Trump in 2020. Mr. Trump, who was 70 when he was inaugurated, holds the current record.

Other Hollywood liberals have voiced concerns about ’s age, including Ken Olin, the executive producer of NBC’s “This is Us,” USA Today .

“I love ,” Mr. Olin over the weekend. “His charisma is infectious, his relationship with has always been deeply affecting, & his Everyman quality seems authentic. But I don’t want him to run in 2020. Frankly, I think he’s too old. He is not the same man he was ten years ago. Say no, .”

While has not officially announced a presidential run, most polls have him leading the pack of 2020 contenders.

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