February 1, 2020 - Biden’s Hands-On Style Not a Big Issue in the Campaign

In the early weeks of Biden’s presidential campaign, he faced allegations of making women uncomfortable with his physical proximity and interactions (including kissing a woman’s head). He apologized and vowed to adjust his approach, but The Washington Post notes that Biden has retained much of his hands-on interactions with supporters on the campaign trail. However, they note this has yielded few complaints, with those cited arguing it is an endearing quality of the presidential contender.