Biden campaign concedes race against Trump will be ‘tough’ before Southwest swing

President Joe Biden‘s campaign acknowledged the general election against former President Donald Trump will be “a tough, close race” as aides outline his strategy to defend his 2020 wins in the Southwest.

Biden is traveling to Arizona and Nevada this week, both of which Biden won in 2020, becoming the first Democrat since President Bill Clinton to win Arizona. Clinton won Arizona in 1996.

“At the end of the day, we know this is going to be a tough, close race,” a Biden campaign aide told reporters Monday. “That’s why we’re investing in multiple ways to 270 electoral votes.”

“In tight races, this work matters,” he said of campaign office openings, staff and volunteer investments, and advertising buys. “This early outreach, mobilizing our diverse coalition, and getting boots on the ground is
Read more…

Please follow and like us: