President Donald J. Trump arrives at Green Bay-Austin Straubel International Airport in Green Bay, Wis. Thursday, June 25, 2020, and boards Air Force One en route to Joint Base Andrews, Md. (Official White House Photo by Tia Dufour) President Trump is facing some not so good news. If recent developments are any indication, Trump’s chances for re-election are in question. Amid increased racial tensions, a suffering economy, and dismal poll numbers, the president could very well be limited to one term, unless something changes.
Politico recently released a report discussing the opinions of several individuals close to the president who are concerned about his odds of winning in November. Being that Politico is a left-leaning outlet, it seems appropriate to take their report with a grain of salt. However, it would be foolish to dismiss it out of hand, given the occurrences the nation has seen over the past few months.
According to the report, White House aides stated that the president is dealing with “the worst stretch of his presidency, marred by widespread criticism over his response to the coronavirus pandemic and nationwide racial unrest.” Of course, the corporate media’s skewed reportage isn’t helping matters either.
But it seems that Trump himself recognizes that there is a very real chance that he could lose in November. In an interview with Fox News host Sean Hannity, he acknowledged that former Vice President Joe Biden is “gonna be your president because some people don’t love me, maybe.”
Recent polls don’t show a promising outlook for Trump. The RealClearPolitics average shows him trailing the former vice president by nine points. Moreover, a New York Times /Siena College poll analyzing voter attitudes in swing states revealed that so far, there has been no sign that minorities are switching from Biden to Trump. Even worse, the […]