Vulnerable Dem senator breaks silence on Biden’s fitness, demands president prove ability

Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., said President Biden needs to prove his ability to serve a second term in the White House, joining a group of Democratic lawmakers scrutinizing the president after a lackluster debate performance last month and a sit-down interview that failed to calm concerns. 

“President Biden has got to prove to the American people – including me – that he’s up to the job for another four years,” Tester said in a statement Monday.

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Tester said Biden needed to prove his ability to him. (Getty Images)

“Meanwhile, I’ll continue to do what I’ve always done: Stand up to President Biden when he’s wrong and protect our Montana way of life,” he added. 

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Republican Montana Senate candidate and former Navy SEAL Tim Sheehy, left, and Democratic Montana Sen. Jon Tester (Tim Sheehy For Montana/ Getty Images)

Tester is up for re-election to the Senate in red state Montana, which was won twice by former President Trump. 

The statement from the Montana Democrat on Biden and his ability to serve another four years came more than a week after Biden’s poor debate showing

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