Donald Trump IS desperately hunting for votes….
Mostly in places he should NOT have to….
He’s also trying to help Republican Senator’s that look like they are gonna be defeated and help Democrats grab the US Senate majority from Republicans next year….
President Trump is holding five rallies in as many states on Sunday, seeking to energize his base of supporters in battleground states that he won in 2016 but where he is currently locked in tight contests against Democratic nominee Joe Biden.
Trump is consecutively appearing in Michigan, Iowa, North Carolina, Georgia and Florida, as he seeks to boost turnout for his reelection just two days before Election Day. The events featured crowds of thousands of supporters, despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Two are in states Trump won handily in 2016.
Democrats have led Republicans in early voting, after Trump waged attacks on mail-in ballots throughout the campaign, but the GOP is hoping for a large surge in in-person voting on Election Day. In remarks to reporters upon arriving in North Carolina, Trump indicated Republicans would mount legal challenges to prevent mail ballots that are received after Election Day from being counted….
The president’s appearances in Iowa and Georgia are especially notable, underscoring the degree to which he is defending states that he won comfortably against 2016 Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. Trump also sought to boost Sens. Joni Ernst (Iowa) and Tom Tillis (N.C.), both vulnerable GOP incumbents up for reelection….
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