After a brief period Donald Trump He insisted to reporters in Ohio that he expected a “red wave” on Election Day, Nov. 3, and it was reported on Saturday that he told Republican donors this week that it would be “difficult” for the party to hold onto the Senate.
Trump lags behind Joe Biden for the most part National opinion polls and government opinion polls. Democrats occupy the House of Representatives and expect to keep it while it grows Predictors I think they have Good chance to take over the Senate, Owned by Republicans from 53 to 47, thus achieving a unified government.
“I think the Senate is really difficult,” The Washington Post said Trump told donors in Nashville, Tennessee, on Thursday before His last debate is against Biden, According to an anonymous attendee. “The Senate is very difficult.”
The newspaper said that Trump also insisted that Republicans “take back the House.” As Democrats That room held in 232-197Few forecasters think there is a high chance of this.
Senate Republicans face defeat in Colorado, Maine, Arizona, and possibly North Carolina. Seats are meant to be safer in GeorgiaIowa and Montana seem far from safe. Trump reportedly told donors that North Carolina would keep them and Alabama would be returned, but said there were “two” senators he did not want to help them with.
The newspaper quoted him as saying, “There are two senators that I cannot participate in.” “I just can’t do that. You lose your soul if you do. I can’t help some of them. I don’t want to help some of them.”
Trump clashed with the senators Including Ben Sacy from Nebraska, Who drew harsh criticism and predicted a “Republican Senate bloodbath.”
Sassi is among the conservatives eyeing the presidential election after Trump. Usually others are loyal but under pressure in elections Like John Cornyn in Texas And Martha Maxali, in Arizona, made cautious bids to be considered independents.
Even Mitch McConnell, the harsh architect of Republican pressure to install federal judges under Trump, said he thinks his party has it.50-50Majority Leader, 78, is about to be reelected despite a tough fight in Kentucky, He dismissed questions about his health After severe bruises appeared on his hands and face.
Allowed control of the Senate Republicans Rush to nominate Amy Connie Barrett to succeed Ruth Bader Ginsburg in the Supreme Court, thus weighting her 6-3 in favor of the Conservatives.
If he loses the White House and the Senate, the reactionary court will be the Republican bulwark against Biden’s legislative agenda that could include court and Senate reform.
On November 10, the court is due to hear an appeal against the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. Trump said he wants judges to drop the anti-corruption law, thereby depriving millions of healthcare in the event of a pandemic and breastfeeding. His own campaign to defeat HIV.
One senator who initially opposed pressure on Barrett during the debate on Saturday said she would vote to confirm. When the nomination comes into the hall on Monday, Lisa Murkowski from Alaska said, “I’ll be yes. I have no doubt in her mind … I have no doubts about her ability to do the job.”
Morkowski, an abortion rights advocate, said Democrats say Barrett will threaten and said no new justice should be named before the election.