The president announced in June that he would update the list of conservative potential Supreme Court justices, citing disappointment with some of the court’s decisions upholding former President Barack Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) amnesty, defunding Sanctuary Cities, and directing the Census to ask about citizenship. … [Read more...] about Donald Trump Updates List of Supreme Court Candidates: Ted Cruz, Tom Cotton, Josh Hawley Included
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We had about 70 or 80 people. We put them on two teams. We had a Team Trump — a Trump campaign team, a Team Biden. We had GOP and Democratic elected official teams. We had a media team and teams representing sort of career civil servants. And we essentially did a number of exercises where we gave them each a scenario. One of our scenarios was a decisive Biden win. One was a decisive Trump win. One was a narrow Biden win. One was a period of extended uncertainty as in the election of 2000. … [Read more...] about Trump Backers Make Case for Stealing Election, Before Biden Gets the Chance
As this critical phase begins, Trump desperately wants to keep the focus on protest-related violence — and away from the pandemic. Even as coronavirus-related deaths continue to mount under his watch, with little national strategy, his team believes last week was one of the best of the year for his political prospects as he helped guide the nation's attention toward violent protests in Wisconsin and elsewhere that could boost his standing among white, suburban voters. … [Read more...] about 2020 Watch: How long can Trump ride ‘law and order’?
Not only that, the issue on which Trump is focusing — crime and the riots — is not moving the needle for him. As for crime and violence, only 37 percent of voters and 34 percent of independents have confidence in Trump to handle the issue, with 53 percent of all voters and 51 percent of independents not having confidence. The numbers are worse for the coronavirus with Trump’s deficit among all voters at 33 percent confident and 56 percent “uneasy” (30 percent to 55 percent for independents). … [Read more...] about Stagnant polls, ‘hidden’ voters, and Trump’s path to re-election
Before departing Tuesday, Trump said his campaign is doing “very well,” adding poll numbers he has seen were “very good.” He also addressed street violence linked to racial injustice protests in several U.S. cities, saying Biden “doesn’t have the strength” and “mental capability to control” the situation. … [Read more...] about Trump Visits Florida, North Carolina; Biden Unveils New Ads