Friday, 22 November, 2019

Trump's re-election support hits a high despite impeachment inquiry, poll shows

Polls have President Trump is dead even with his Democratic rivals Polls have President Trump is dead even with his Democratic rivals
Travis Berry | 08 November, 2019, 00:39

Televised public hearings featuring USA officials testifying in Congress about alleged wrongdoing by Trump could crowd out other issues like the economy and immigration as voters turn their minds to the November 2020 election. These endeavours aided spark the impeachment inquiry into his perform. Joe Biden is a leading Democratic contender to face Trump in the 2020 presidential election. Even up to this day, despite evidence, Trump still deems the Special Counsel's investigation into Russia's involvement to be a "hoax" and a "Witch Hunt".

Hunter Biden also recently said that he would step down from the board of directors of a Chinese-backed private equity firm because his service had become a "distraction".

Trump is repeating the playbook he utilized all through his 2016 campaign, when he tried out to paint his then-Democratic rival Hillary Clinton as corrupt and dependable, mixing legit criticism of her past with unfounded conspiracy theories.

Mr Trump is the first president in modern history who has failed to divest from his business holdings. He helps make repeated excursions to his for-profit golfing clubs, carries on to obtain dues at his customers-only homes, and hosts fundraisers and overseas delegations at inns that bear his family's identify.

And that enthusiasm would seem to translate into voting prospects - 92 percent of respondents say they are likely to turn out and vote in the election next year, including 96 percent of Democrats and Republicans and 86 percent of independents.

Islamic State group names its new leader as Abu Ibrahim al-Hashemi
IS did not provide many details about the new leader or release a photo, but it did describe him as a "prominent figure in jihad". The Pentagon had also released a short video of the raid to dispel any doubts that might arise over Baghdadi's killing.

The White Residence did not react to concerns Monday.

A spokesman for Mr Trump Jr defended the tweet, insisting that there is little in common between a father promoting his son's book and a son being paid large sums of money by foreign companies because of his last name.

Cole suggested that the public should inform themselves of the White House's transcript of the July 25 call between Presidents Trump and Zelensky, and decide on their own whether what was discussed over the phone is really worth putting the country through the "incredibly divisive" process of impeachment.

Three U.S. diplomats who expressed alarm about President Donald Trump's dealings with Ukraine will serve as star witnesses when Democrats bring their impeachment case against Trump directly to the public with televised congressional hearings next week, lawmakers said on Wednesday.

Biden's campaign did reply to a ask for for comment.

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