Trump Rallies on Eve of Midterm Referendum on His Presidency

Youth turnout could hold the key in the US mid terms and threaten Trump's hold on Congress

Youth turnout could hold the key in the US mid terms and threaten Trump's hold on Congress

President Donald Trump appeared to distance himself from the fate of House Republican candidates Sunday as he devotes his final two days before Tuesday's midterm elections to helping Senate and gubernatorial candidates.

"For an 18-year incumbent to even have that little bit of tightening, I think it shows that there is some undercurrent in the state that probably wasn't there prior to the Trump victory", said Mr. Yoon, who is also a visiting professor of journalism at the University of MI.

Republicans are increasingly confident they will retain control of the Senate, but they face Democratic headwinds in the House.

Trump planned to spend a final day on the campaign trail on Monday, hitting the Midwestern states of Ohio, Indiana and Missouri at the end of a six-day pre-election sweep focused mostly on competitive U.S. Senate races.

However, Democrats are expected to fall short of the two seats they need to wrest control of the Senate from Republican hands. Stocks, as they say, usually go up.

Trump finally explained why he's ditching the economy for immigration as his hot button talking point at his bare-knuckle style rallies.

The political website FiveThirtyEight calculated that Democrats had an 87.5 percent chance of winning it back. Trump's remarks included ominous references to the "Antifa" far-left-leaning militant groups and a migrant caravan marching toward the U.S. -Mexico border that he has called an "invasion". Although the two principal issues in the election campaign are healthcare and immigration, "it's about something more elemental: what kind of country Americans see today and want to see in the future", wrote veteran political analyst Dan Balz in a comment headlined "This midterm election is like no other in a generation".

The question, as I say, is whether he's taken it so far that some indies otherwise inclined to vote GOP for economic reasons might shy away now.

"It's all fragile. Everything I told you about, it can be undone and changed by the Democrats if they get in", Trump told supporters in a conference call on Monday aimed at getting out the vote. He received similar applause when promoting the economy, unemployment numbers and judicial appointments.

The symbolic news of Obama's victory, for most Americans, came at 11 p.m., yet tens of thousands of people who were elated about the history-making moment turned out to hear Obama's victory speech in Grant Park in his hometown Chicago. In the past, men have outraised women among both men and women donors. The Republican has small leads among whites and other minority voters.

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"I'm voting for Donald Trump", Stuart Kanter said.

About one-third of the people expected to exercise their right to vote this year have already done so.

Faced with low Republican enthusiasm, Trump is convinced that immigration would again be an animating issue for his base.

Some Democrats and Trump critics have long suggested the records would show the president is not worth as much as he claims.

"We don't know what the outcome will be". "Obama's barnstorming is something that we have not seen, and I think it is an indication that he takes the Trump presidency as a rebuff of his own performance as president". "Which is a big difference", she said.

President Trump is stumping in states he won in 2016, like Tennessee and Georgia, and touting the booming economy and immigration. "We recognize it's also an important night for our engaged readers and we will do our best to keep them informed". "I think that the rallies have really been the thing that's caused this whole big fervor to start and to continue", he said.

"I'm not on the ticket, but I am on the ticket, because this is also a referendum about me", he told a rally in MS recently.

Trump spent his final hours on the trail Monday in OH and in, with a further stop planned in Missouri. In Georgia he introduced former University of Georgia football Coach Vince Dooley to address the crowd of supporters.

Watch the clip above, via Fox News.

Control of the House comes with subpoena power and the ability to use it to get his returns and potentially make them public. "No president has ever campaigned as much in the midterms as Trump has". In fact, a Trump campaign statement earlier in the day noted that the president "will be pleased" to have Greenwood perform in person.

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