Trump, Biden hit battleground states as campaign enters last full week


Vice President Mike Pence will travel to North Carolina Sunday evening to speak at a rally despite a two of his top deputies testing positive for the coronavirus: chief of staff Marc Short and political aide Marty Obst. "The folks on his staff are in quarantine, and he relies on the very sound medical advice of the White House medical unit". He said the Democratic challenger was "feeling the heat" and "took five out of six days off" before the last presidential debate on Thursday.

Polls suggest ME as a whole is not at play in the presidential race, with most showing Democratic nominee Joe Biden enjoying a comfortable double-digit lead over Trump.

Biden planned on Sunday only to participate in a virtual "I will vote" concert. Donald Trump has spent years saying one thing and doing another, even when it costs him an opportunity to be the leader everyone hoped he'd evolve into when he took office in January 2017.

Almost 225,000 people in the U.S. have died from Covid-19 - the world's highest toll.

Ahead of the November 3 election - and with more than 57 million Americans having cast early votes - both campaigns are scrambling to make their closing arguments and win over the few still undecided voters.

In contrast to his predecessor Barack Obama, Trump also staunchly backed Arab rulers, including Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, in the face of serious allegations of human rights abuse.

Donald Trump casts his vote in Florida ahead of rallies in crucial swing states
Election 2020 live updates: Trump, Biden racing toward Election Day with more rallies

"Donald Trump isn't suddenly going to protect all of us". Check out FiveThirtyEight's guide to voting during the COVID-19 pandemic here.

But the president has remained ebullient and constantly sought to project confidence despite trailing in national polls.

Trump covered four states - Florida, North Carolina, Wisconsin and OH - while Biden rallied in Pennsylvania.

Biden himself bragged about his prescient warning in May, pairing the tweet and President Donald Trump's same-day tweet complaining to Apple's CEO Tim Cook about the design of the iPhone.

Joe Biden, former vice president and Democratic presidential nominee, on Saturday made an address at a drive-in rally in the battleground state of Pennsylvania.

The poll suggested Trump's 2017 decision to move the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem proved overwhelmingly unpopular, with 89 percent of Arabs opposing it.

United States election: President Donald Trump reportedly walks out of television interview
The interview, which was filmed at the White House, was expected to air on Sunday as part of coverage of the U.S. election. CBS News clarified stating that Stahl wore a mask when entering the White House and when she greeted the president.