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Biden and Obama campaigned together in Michigan on Saturday
Biden and former President Obama will appear at two campaigning events together in Michigan on Saturday, demonstrating the state’s importance to his campaign. Mr Trump almost won Michigan in 2016, but Biden hopes he can reclaim the state this year, as does Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.
CBS News̵7; Battleground Tracker currently has Biden up 8 points from Trump, 53% to 45%.
Biden and Mr. Obama will appear at driving rallies in Flint and Detroit, two important metro areas of the state. Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, is the co-chair of the Biden campaign
Update 10:09 am
A few days before the election, Texas surpassed the total number of votes from the 2016 election
With just four days left until Election Day, Texas has surpassed total ballots in the 2016 election. Friday is the last day of early state voting.
More than 9 million people voted in Texas as of Friday, compared with 8.9 million in 2016. High voter turnout increases hope for Democrats who believe this could be year Texas finally turns green.
A large number of people who did not vote in 2016 will appear this year. According to Democrat election data company TargetSmart, 29.8% of those who voted in Texas did not vote in the last election.
Kamala Harris is campaigning in Texas on Friday, appearing at events in Ft. Worth, McAllen and Houston.
Update 9:35 am
Senator Georgia withdrew from the final debate
Republican Sen. David Perdue of Georgia withdrew from the final debate in his reelection race and appeared instead at a rally with President Trump on Sunday. Perdue’s decision came a day after a heated debate in which his Democratic rival, Jon Ossoff, called Perdue a “cheater”.
“At the debate last night, millions of people found that Perdue had no answer when I called him out of record of blatant corruption, widespread epidemic and economic devastation. Senator, “Perdue wrote on Twitter on Thursday night in response to Perdue’s cancellation.
“You said COVID-19 was no more dangerous than the flu. You said there wouldn’t be a significant increase in cases. Meanwhile, you’re taking care of your own assets and portfolio. “, Ossoff said during the debate.
Ossoff also criticized Perdue for introducing flawed healthcare legislation “specifically allowing insurance companies to deny policies towards Georgians with pre-existing medical conditions.”
In a statement, Perdue’s campaign said the senator did not want to attend a debate “hearing Jon Ossoff lie to the people of Georgia.”
“In the last eight of the 14 days of this campaign, Senator Perdue returned to Washington to work on the much needed Georgian COVID relief that Jon Ossoff’s top sponsor Chuck Schumer had. derailment, “Perdue’s campaign said. “To make up for lost time, Senator Perdue has planned more than 20 campaign stops for these race closing days, and he is delighted to welcome and join President Trump at Georgia by 3 November to campaign for both re-election efforts. “
Update 9:27 am
Operation Biden in Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin
Joe Biden will have the busiest day on the road during the general election, holding driving events in Des Moines, Iowa and St. Petersburg. Cloud, Minnesota, before going to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, to attend an event.
He is leading the way in Minnesota and Wisconsin, which President Trump won in 2016. Iowa, which Mr Trump won 10 points in 2016, is considered a subversion ofr.
Executive executive Kamala Harris will campaign for election in Texas, where polls show the surprise end this year. Harris will attend voter campaign events in Fort Worth, McAllen and Houston.
Update 9:26 am
Trump protested in Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota
President Trump will hold demonstrations on Friday in Waterford Township, Michigan, Green Bay, Wisconsin and Rochester, Minnesota. He won Michigan and Wisconsin in 2016, but Minnesota has not run for Republican presidency since 1972.
The polls followed Trump in all three states. Based on, Joe Biden rose 7 points in Michigan and Minnesota and increased 6 points in Wisconsin.
Vice President Mike Pence is campaigning on Friday in Tucson and Flagstaff, Arizona.