The Trump campaign and the Republican National Committee are preparing to spend $55 million on TV advertising in the final two weeks before Election Day, according to senior officials, who struck back at reports they believe they cannot win.
The weekend brought multiple claims that insiders such as campaign manager Bill Stepien are bracing for defeat.
In a call with reporters on Monday, Stepien and other officials said they were confident in victory and were preparing a big new TV advertising buy.
“We have a better candidate. We’re running the better campaign,” said Stepien. “We know the pathway to