• Wed. Oct 28th, 2020

    With election day getting closer, Donald Trump’s odds are no longer getting any better

    With election day getting closer, Donald Trump’s odds are no longer getting any better

    With no longer as a lot as four weeks to pass prior to the U.S. presidential election is over, Joe Biden has widened his lead over Donald Trump.

    U.S. President Donald Trump has fallen additional in the support of in the polls prior to the Nov. 3 presidential election. (Erin Scott/Reuters)

    Two weeks ago, Donald Trump was heading in the appropriate direction to lose the U.S. presidential election. After a chaotic debate performance and a COVID-19 prognosis, Trump’s possibilities of winning the election elegant and square dangle only gotten worse.

    And he’s working out of time.

    On Sept. 29, the CBC’s Presidential Poll Tracker pegged Democratic nominee and former vice-president Joe Biden as the favourite. His lead in nationwide polls stood at about 7.3 share capabilities.

    He was ahead by as a minimal 5 capabilities in ample states to stable 275 electoral college votes, a little extra than the 270 votes wanted to determine on the White Condominium. Trump had diverse ground to manufacture up — extra than he did at the identical level of the 2016 campaign against Hillary Clinton.