Trump leans into fear tactics in bid to win Midwest states

Trump leans into fear tactics in bid to win Midwest states

Newsdesk |
October 18, 2020

President Donald Trump leaned into fear tactics Saturday as he accused the left of trying to "destroy the American way of life" in a late reelection pitch to voters in Michigan and Wisconsin two Midwestern states that were instrumental to his 2016 victory but may now be slipping from his grasp. In back-to-back rallies, Trump accused the left of wanting to erase American history" and purge American values. He claimed, with no basis, that Democratic rival Joe Biden would put communities at risk.

New Delhi, 18 October 2020

As per news report of PTI, Trump offered the dark message as he faces headwinds not only in national polling, which shows Biden leading, but also in key battleground surveys. His comments come after his campaign, with far less cash than Biden's, largely retreated from TV advertising in the Midwest, shifting much of its money to Sun Belt states such as Florida, North Carolina, Arizona and Georgia, as well as Pennsylvania.

Source -PTI


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