Washington, President Donald Trump stated in an interview aired Sunday that he isn’t ready to lose the 2020 presidential election.
Trump additionally subsequently reasserted that he would not “consider” within the validity of “so much” of votes forged which present he misplaced the favored vote in 2016 to Hillary Clinton.
“I will say one thing that, once more, is controversial. There have been numerous votes forged that I do not consider,” Trump stated.
Outwardly, the President appears to be trudging ahead with the concept he is an unstoppable candidate — tweeting out a video on Friday exhibiting fictitious Trump marketing campaign indicators (e.g. “Trump 2040”) for each election till simply in regards to the finish of time.
However, throughout the Trump marketing campaign, polling numbers counsel some concern over his viability in some key states.
The Trump marketing campaign fired a number of pollsters after inside polling numbers confirmed the President lagging behind Democratic presidential candidates in key states had been made public, a number of sources advised CNN final week.
CNN and different shops first reported the numbers — which confirmed Trump trailing former Vice President Joe Biden in states like Michigan and Wisconsin — weeks earlier, however, a purge of the polling staff was proposed after Trump grew offended about the protection of them.
On “Meet the Press,” the President additionally spoke in regards to the upcoming election, confirming that Vice President Mike Pence could be his operating mate for his 2020 run.
However, Trump stopped wanting providing Pence an endorsement for a hypothetical 2024 presidential run as a result of the prospect is “to date out.” Trump was requested the identical hypothetical earlier this month on “Fox and Buddies.”
“I am not even considering it. It is so far out. I imply It is so far out. That will be the one motive,” Trump advised “Meet the Press,” Sunday including, “Now what occurs in 2024? I do not know that Mike goes running. I do not know who’s operating or anything.”
Trump additionally stated it was a “super embarrassment” to Biden that former President Barack Obama’s hadn’t endorsed the previous VP but.
He additionally stated he “might” tackle election interference with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the upcoming G20 summit.
“Are you going to inform him to not do it?” “Meet the Press” host Chuck Todd requested.
Trump responded, “I’ll if you would like me to do it, I will try this.”
The President stated he believes Home Speaker Nancy Pelosi shouldn’t be giving in to strain from inside her caucus to provoke impeachment proceedings as a result of she fears doing so would profit him politically.
“I feel she feels that I’ll win a lot simpler,” Trump stated. “I imply, I have been advised that by many individuals.”
Regardless of arguing impeachment would enhance his reelection prospects, the President stated he doesn’t just like the specter of impeachment hanging over him.
“I am undecided that I like having it. Look, I did nothing incorrect,” Trump stated earlier than calling impeachment “a really unfair factor.”