Joe Biden tops Donald Trump in town hall viewers, ratings show

Ruben Hill
October 18, 2020

I shouldn't joke because you know what?

Instead, Mr. Trump tossed the large, loudly cheering crowd red meat on immigration, race, and his conspiracy theory that Mr. Biden is steeped in corruption.

According to Nielsen ratings, Biden's town hall on ABC averaged 14.1 million television viewers, compared with about 13.5 million who tuned in to watch Trump's town hall on NBC. I'm going to say "I lost to the worst candidate in the history of politics".

"He's living in a dream world", Mr Biden said of Mr Trump's rosy predictions of the pandemic.

Later at a campaign rally in Ocala, the president referred again to reports of Hunter Biden receiving $10 million annually from a wealthy Chinese businessman while his father was vice president.

No Republican presidential candidate has lost Georgia since George H. Bush in 1992. All the president's security personnel and support staff were wearing face masks when Air Force One touched down, but Mr Trump and Florida's Republican governor Ron DeSantis were bare faced.

"It's getting worse, as predicted", Mr Biden said in MI of the rising coronavirus numbers.

"Today" anchor Savannah Guthrie grilled Trump on his pandemic response, as well as asking him to denounce white supremacy.

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's campaign manager has warned that recent national polls showing the candidate leading by double digits are 'inflated'.

Mr. Trump and Mr. Biden are to hold a final debate next Thursday.

Mr. Biden will be getting help from Democratic superstar Barack Obama on Wednesday next week when the former president, who had Biden as his vice president, campaigns in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Other reports by Click Lancashire

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