June 11, 2019

TRUMPWORLD REQUIRES DENYING REALITY:

Trump Needs a Target to Stay Interested in His Campaign. For Now, It's Biden. (Annie Karni and Maggie Haberman, June 10, 2019, NY Times)

After being briefed on a devastating 17-state poll conducted by his campaign pollster, Tony Fabrizio, Mr. Trump told aides to deny that his internal polling showed him trailing Mr. Biden in many of the states he needs to win, even though he is also trailing in public polls from key states like Texas, Michigan and Pennsylvania. And when top-line details of the polling leaked, including numbers showing the president lagging in a cluster of critical Rust Belt states, Mr. Trump instructed aides to say publicly that other data showed him doing well.

Mr. Biden seems to have gotten into the president's head...

Posted by at June 11, 2019 12:00 AM

  

« SO MUCH WINNING!: | Main | OUR TWO REPUBLICAN PARTIES: »