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Midterm elections 2022: Biden, Trump hit campaign trail in final weekend before Election Day

Washington — President Biden and former President Donald Trump are again out on the campaign trail Sunday stumping for candidates from their respective events because the midterm election cycle involves a detailed.

Mr. Biden is heading to Westchester County, New York, to campaign for Gov. Kathy Hochul, who’s keeping off a problem from Republican Rep. Lee Zeldin, whereas Trump is in Miami for a rally in help of Republican Sen. Marco Rubio, who’s operating for reelection in opposition to Democrat Rep. Val Demings.

Also showing on the campaign trail Sunday is first woman Dr. Jill Biden, who’s in Houston to gin up help for Democrats up and down the poll in Texas. 

Political heavyweights from each events have criss-crossed the nation in the closing days of the midterm elections, for which almost 39 million Americans in 47 states have already cast their votes. In addition to campaigning in New York, Mr. Biden headed to Philadelphia on Saturday to reunite with former President Barack Obama for an occasion in help of Democrats John Fetterman, who’s operating for the Senate, and Josh Shapiro, operating for governor.

President Biden And Former President Obama Campaign In Philadelphia For State's Democratic Candidates
Democratic candidate for U.S. Senator John Fetterman, former President Barack Obama, Democratic candidate for Governor Josh Shapiro, and President Joe Biden elevate their arms when departing after a rally on the Liacouras Center on November 5, 2022 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 

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Political heavyweights from each events have criss-crossed the nation in the closing days of the midterm elections, for which almost 39 million Americans in 47 states have already cast their votes. In addition to campaigning in New York, Mr. Biden headed to Pennsylvania on Saturday to reunite with former President Barack Obama for an occasion in Philadelphia in help of Democrats John Fetterman, who’s operating for the Senate, and Josh Shapiro, operating for governor.

Trump additionally headed to Pennsylvania on Saturday to stump for Republican candidates Dr. Mehmet Oz, who’s difficult Fetterman for the Senate seat, and Doug Mastriano, Shapiro’s opponent. 

At Saturday’s rally in GOP stronghold Latrobe in western Pennsylvania, Trump mocked Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, a Republican rising star who’s seen as a attainable 2024 presidential candidate, calling him “Ron DeSanctimonious.” DeSantis, who can be up for reelection, is holding occasions in three Florida counties — Hillsborough, Sarasota and Lee — distant from Trump’s occasion in Miami. 

Former President Trump Holds Rally In Pennsylvania Ahead Of Midterms
Pennsylvania Republican gubernatorial candidate Doug Mastriano shakes palms with former U.S. President Donald Trump throughout a rally on the Arnold Palmer Regional Airport November 5, 2022 in Latrobe, Pennsylvania. 

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In their closing arguments to voters, Mr. Biden and Obama have warned that their basic rights are on the poll Tuesday, and predicted {that a} Republican-controlled Congress would make it tough for Mr. Biden to implement his coverage priorities through the second half of his first time period. But Republicans have continued to color their Democratic opponents as soft-on-crime, whereas criticizing Democrats for insurance policies they are saying has led to excessive client costs.

A CBS News Battleground Tracker discovered that Republicans are poised to retake the House, whereas Senate management stays a toss-up.

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