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As election day nears, what final dirty tricks could Trump turn to?

Days before the election, Hunter Biden emails dropped with a roll call of Trump associates involved in ‘discovering’ them – and experts say it probably isn’t the last of the dirty tricksOn 28 October 2016, the then director of the FBI, James Comey, dropped a bomb into the middle of the presidential race. With just 11 days to go until election day, he announced that his agents were investigating a newly discovered batch of emails from Hillary Clinton’s personal server.The highly irregular interve...
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Trump said he would release his tax returns when the 'auditors finish.' He's been saying this since 2016.

President Donald Trump at Thursday's presidential debate. Jonathan Ernst/Reuters At Thursday night's debate, President Donald Trump once again did not clarify specifically when he would release his tax returns and did not commit to doing so before the November election. When the moderator asked him for a specific deadline, he said he would release them "as soon as the auditors finish." Four years ago during the 2016 election, Trump also said he would release his tax returns "as soon as...
Tags: Politics, Washington, US, Trends, Tax, Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton, New York Times, Las Vegas, Biden, Donald Trump, Hillary, Clinton, Trump, Reuters, Democratic


Everything you need to know about election polls in 2020

Democratic nominee and former Vice President Joe Biden currently holds a ten point lead in national polls over President Donald Trump. Patrick Semansky/AP Photo With less than two weeks until Election Day, Democratic nominee Joe Biden has about a 10 percentage point lead over President Donald Trump in an average of national polls. National polling in 2016 was about as accurate as any presidential election since 1968, even if Trump's upset victory shocked millions of Americans. Business Ins...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Elections, Texas, Obama, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, Hillary Clinton, Iowa, Bill Clinton, Arizona, Wisconsin, Ohio, Biden


Election 2020: Maine, Nebraska could play pivotal role

By Grante Schulte | Associated Press OMAHA, Neb. — Nebraska will never be mistaken for a swing state given that it hasn’t supported a Democratic presidential candidate since 1964, but if the race is close this fall, the state could have a key role in choosing the next president. It’s all thanks to a law approved decades ago that was intended to attract presidential candidates to a state they usually ignore because it’s so reliably conservative. While the statewide vote will clearly go to Preside...
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Only 1 major US newspaper has endorsed Trump for reelection

President Donald Trump. Caitlin O'Hara/Getty Images President Donald Trump has received only a single endorsement from a major newspaper for his reelection, as of Oct. 21. That's far behind the three dozen leading newspapers that have endorsed Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. Newspaper endorsements have historically helped undecided voters choose a candidate. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Only a single major American newspaper has endorsed President Dona...
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5 ways the presidential campaign could still be disrupted, based on things that have actually happened before

President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden at at presidential campaign debate in Cleveland, Ohio, September 29, 2020. Brian Snyder/Reuters The storyline of the presidential campaign seems to be solidifying, with polls showing Joe Biden with a sizable lead over President Donald Trump. But the history of polling in modern elections suggests that the endgame could yet be altered by a number of disruptive scenarios. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. ...
Tags: Politics, California, Cbs News, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Fbi, Hillary Clinton, Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton, Wisconsin, Michigan, Biden, Donald Trump, Harry Truman, Clinton


Trump was his own worst nightmare at the final debate: low energy and boring

U.S. President Donald Trump participates in the final presidential debate against Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden at Belmont University on October 22, 2020 in Nashville, Tennessee. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images After all the debates, we know Trump's technique by now: He struts, makes rubber-faced sarcastic smirks, and heckles his rivals. But faced with a competent moderator and the threat of a mute button, he was as neutered as any untalented bully would be. All he could do was r...
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Report: Ratcliffe Trying To Pull Off Another Pre-Debate Russia Doc Dump

Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe again tried to declassify documents that cast doubt on Russia’s 2016 attempt to help President Donald Trump win the election just hours before a 2020 presidential debate, according to Reuters.  Ratcliffe pulled a similar stunt before the first presidential debate, releasing unvetted Russian disinformation about Hillary Clinton’s campaign without contextualizing or disavowing it. The Russian chatter, which Ratcliffe publicized in a letter to Sen...
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Gun Owners Should Welcome Tommy Lee’s Threat to Leave U.S.

So will Tommy Lee come to gather up our guns and melt them into a Hillary Clinton statue before he leaves? Or does he have more blacks to assault and women to kick first? (Motley Crue/Facebook) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “Mötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee has made the promise that many left-wing celebrities have made before and failed to honor — leaving the United States if Donald Trump wins the presidency,” Breitbart reports. “Tommy Lee told the British publication The Big Issue that he will quit...
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Russia plans to interfere in the election to help Trump by 'exacerbating disputes around the results,' report says

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks on the USS Iowa in San Pedro, Los Angeles, California, United States September 15, 2015. Reuters Russian agents plan to interfere in the 2020 election to help President Donald Trump by amplifying "disputes over the results," The New York Times reported. US officials believe Russia poses a far greater threat to the election than Iran does, according to the report. The assessment appears to contradict Director of National Intelligence Joh...
Tags: Politics, News, Supreme Court, Nsa, Russia, US, Trends, Bloomberg, Iran, Hillary Clinton, New York Times, The Times, Kremlin, Donald Trump, Department Of Homeland Security, Ruth Bader Ginsburg


Who the hell are non-voters? We polled them and found the 6 kinds of people who don't vote.

Skye Gould/Business Insider About 100 million eligible voters did not vote in the presidential election in 2016. Business Insider surveyed hundreds of people and found the six most common reasons that eligible voters use to justify their decision not to vote. Survey respondents cited problems with the system, problems with the candidate, issues with ballot access or registration, COVID-19 concerns, disinterest in voting and politics, and religion as reasons why they are not voting in 2020...
Tags: Politics, Elections, Texas, US, America, Barack Obama, Trends, Hillary Clinton, Maine, Tennessee, Connecticut, Arizona, Ohio, Biden, Donald Trump, Pew Research Center


Dianne Feinstein under attack from the left for the crime of collegiality

For the sin of collegiality, once the hallmark of the United States Senate, California Senator Dianne Feinstein is facing calls to step down as ranking minority member of the powerful Judiciary Committee. In Twitter’s garden of outrage, where courtesy and tolerance go to be buried, the calls for Feinstein’s ouster “trended” after she complimented Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, for his handling of the confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett. “One of...
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Ten Wins for Gun Owners That Only Happened Under President Trump

Topping the List are Pro-Gun Judges, Opening Gun Stores During COVID, and Unsigning the UN Gun Treaty! Ten Wins for Gun Owners That Only Happened Under President Trump, Donald Trump IMG WhiteHouse-gov USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Imagine having a President that did not believe the Second Amendment protects an individual right. Or a President who believes that’s it’s okay to confiscate millions of commonly-owned firearms. That is precisely what gun owners would be facing if Joe Biden is elected Pr...
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Melania Trump “Astonished” Vogue Gave Beyoncé Magazine Cover AND Complete Control (Report)

First Lady Melania Trump appeared to be “astonished” over Vogue magazine’s decision to give Beyoncé not just the cover of its September 2018 issue, but also complete control over it, NBC News reports. “Anna [Wintour] gave the September issue of Vogue cover—complete, complete, complete, everything—to Beyoncé,” Mrs. Trump was reportedly recorded telling her former friend and aide Stephanie Winston Wolkoff back in July 2018. “She hired Black photographer,” Melania said of Beyoncé’s cover. “And it’s...
Tags: Politics, Celebs, Beyonce, Nbc, Nbc News, Barack Obama, Pennsylvania, Hillary Clinton, Vogue, Michelle Obama, Pop Culture, Jazz, Anna Wintour, Reports, Trump, Gossip


Trump’s best path to 270 runs through Florida, Pennsylvania

By JILL COLVIN | Associated Press WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump still has a path to the 270 Electoral College votes he needs to win reelection. But it requires everything to break in his direction a second time. Persuadable voters in battleground states will need to overwhelmingly swing in his favor. He’ll have to win back crucial voting blocs. And his turnout operation will need to dramatically outperform Democrat Joe Biden’s in an extraordinarily turbulent year. “In 2016, his chances of ...
Tags: Florida, Politics, New York, News, Minnesota, Washington, White House, Barack Obama, Georgia, Sport, Joe Biden, Ap, Fbi, Soccer, Pennsylvania, Gop


Russian and Iranian election interference claims could have been timed to 'distract' from Obama's attack on Trump, says former US National Intelligence Director

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper testifies about potential Russian interference in the presidential election before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., U.S. May 8, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein FBI claims that Iran and Russia are trying to influence the US election may have been an attempt to distract from President Obama's speech attacking Donald Trump, according to former National Intelligence Director James Clapper. Clapper told the...
Tags: Florida, Politics, News, Obama, Congress, Russia, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Iran, Bbc, Cnn, Fbi, Hillary Clinton, New York Times, James Clapper


Trump Mulls Ousting FBI Director For Not Delivering Damaging Investigation Into Biden

President Donald Trump, angry that he hasn’t received the damaging pre-election bombshell on Democratic rival Joe Biden that he’s been pushing for, has reportedly been discussing with aides the possibility of firing FBI Director Christopher Wray for not handing Trump said bombshell in the form of an investigation into Biden. The Washington Post reported on Wednesday night that Trump wants a public announcement of a federal probe into Biden and his son, Hunter, that could damage the Democrat s...
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Amy Coney Barrett committee vote due before Trump and Biden head for debate – US politics live

Democrats to boycott Senate judiciary committee vote on BarrettTrump and Biden to have second TV debate in NashvilleObama returns to campaign trail for BidenFBI warns Russia and Iran obtained US voter dataSign up for Fight to Vote – our weekly US election newsletter 9.22am BST It’s a question everybody is thinking about as election day approaches. The polls are showing a huge national lead for Joe Biden – but after the experience of 2016, can they be trusted?While polls had correctly predict...
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If Trump wins, here are the states that will deliver him the victory

Months before Election Day, President Donald Trump addresses a crowd at the Fayetteville Regional Airport on September 19, 2020 in Fayetteville, North Carolina. Melissa Sue Gerrits/Getty Images Two weeks before the election, President Donald Trump is trailing Democratic nominee Joe Biden by 10 percentage points nationally, according to FiveThirtyEight. After running over 140,600 election simulations for the 2020 presidential race, Decision Desk HQ gave Trump a 14.1% chance of winning. Over...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Elections, Texas, California, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, Hillary Clinton, Williams, Ohio, North Carolina, Donald Trump, Trump


Trump Allies Mash Hunter Biden And QAnon Conspiracy Theories Into One Horrible Mess

The out-on-bail former campaign chairman for President Donald Trump, Steve Bannon, teased the coming “storm” gathering around Hunter Biden to viewers of his YouTube show Tuesday night.  “It’s going to be… It’s going to be a storm,” Bannon said. “The storm clouds are around the Biden camp. The storm clouds are around the Biden camp. A gathering storm, and they are doing a disastrous job.”  The comment appeared to be a criminally sloppy reference to the QAnon conspiracy theory, whic...
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Trump demands AG investigate Hunter Biden

By Misyrlena Egkolfopoulou | Bloomberg President Donald Trump demanded that Attorney General William Barr open an investigation of former Vice President Joe Biden’s son just two weeks before Election Day. “We’ve got to get the attorney general to act,” Trump said Tuesday in a phone interview with the TV show “Fox & Friends,” in response to a question about whether a special prosecutor should be appointed to probe unsubstantiated allegations against Hunter Biden. “And he’s got to act fast. He’s g...
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'Biden can fix this mess': Dozens of major news outlets have endorsed Joe Biden for president

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has received dozens of endorsements from news outlets. President Donald Trump, however, clinched only two major newspaper endorsements. Such endorsements have typically been made to help undecided voters choose a candidate. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Newspaper endorsements are pouring in for Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, with the election less...
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Five things to know about Kristen Welker, the moderator of the final presidential debate between Biden and Trump

NBC News White House Correspondent Kristen Welker. Nathan Congleton/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images Kristen Welker, a veteran NBC News journalist, will host the final presidential debate on Thursday between President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden. Welker will become the second Black woman to moderate a presidential debate solo. The first was ABC News journalist Carole Simpson during the 1992 election. A Philadelphia native, Welker was an intern at "Today" in 1997 and g...
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Only 2 major US newspapers have endorsed Trump for reelection

President Donald Trump. Caitlin O'Hara/Getty Images President Donald Trump has received only two endorsements from major newspapers for his reelection, as of Oct. 21. That's far behind the three dozen leading newspapers that have endorsed Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. Newspaper endorsements have historically helped undecided voters choose a candidate. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Only two major American newspapers have endorsed President Donald Trump...
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Justice Department officials say their antitrust lawsuit against Google is not politically motivated — but Trump's shadow will continue to loom over the case, especially if he's reelected

President Donald Trump and Attorney General William Barr. AP Photo/Evan Vucci The Department of Justice's historic antitrust lawsuit against Google, filed Tuesday, comes as President Donald Trump is urging his administration to accelerate a push to regulate big tech companies more heavily. Both Democrats and Republicans agree that Google should be more heavily regulated, and the issues highlighted by the lawsuit have broad bipartisan support. But Democrats and career Justice Department off...
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Nigeria is accused of opening fire on its own people at massive protests against police brutality in Africa's largest city

Protesters stand on a vehicle that is part of a military convoy sent to enforce the curfew at the Lagos State Secretariat, Alausa, in Nigeria on October 20, 2020. Benson Ibeabuchi / AFP People in Nigeria have been protesting against the country's Special Anti-Robbery Squad, also known as SARS, for weeks. SARS has long been accused of carrying out extrajudicial killings and torture in the country. The demonstrations started after footage of SARS members dragging two men from a hotel in Lago...
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‘Bold Strategy’: People Scratch Their Heads Over Trump Telling PA Rallygoers He Didn’t Want To Be There

President Donald Trump got remarkably candid on Tuesday night with his supporters in Pennsylvania, a state he desperately needs to win on Election Day, by telling them that if he had a choice, he wouldn’t have bothered to grace them with his presence. “Four or five months ago when we started this whole thing….before the plague came in, I had it made,” Trump said during a rally in Erie, Pennsylvania. “I wasn’t coming to Erie. I mean I have to be honest, there’s no way I was coming. I didn’t ha...
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The Trump campaign is burning through its finances and isn't raising enough money to make up for it

President Donald Trump at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport in Arizona on October 19, 2020. Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images President Donald Trump's campaign started October with $63.1 million in its war chest, new filings with the Federal Election Commission show. That's nearly three times less than the $177.3 million Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden had left in campaign funds at the same time, according to the filings. The Trump campaign has also had issues with fundrais...
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Trump cuts short pre-election interview as Covid stimulus bill moves closer– US politics live

President angrily tweeted about ‘bias’ and CBS host Lesley StahlPelosi says she is ‘closer’ to reaching deal over coronavirus reliefTrump urges Barr to assign prosecutor to investigate BidensSign up for Fight to Vote – our weekly US election newsletter 9.30am BST David Smith in Washington looks for us today at how Donald Trump Jr has became his father’s unlikely political heir apparent.“They pander,” he said of the Democratic party, according to the Arizona Daily Sun newspaper. “They tell yo...
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‘Speech For Everything’: Hillary Clinton Shares Chilling Warning From 4 Years Ago

The former Democratic candidate recalled her ominous prediction from 2016 to slam Donald Trump.
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