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Trump Campaign Manager: We Are In ‘Very, Very Good Position’ To Win Re-Election

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President Trump remains in a “very, very, very good position” to win re-election after early-morning vote leads in Wisconsin and Michigan shifted to Democrat Joe Biden, Trump 2020 campaign manager Bill Stepien told reporters Wednesday.

“We are confident in our pathway. We are confident in our math. We said all along we are viewing some of these races as math equations,” Stepien said. “If we count all legal ballots, the president wins.”

Stepien said Trump likely will win Georgia and Pennsylvania, where he’s currently ahead, but also Arizona, Nevada, Michigan and Wisconsin, where he’s trailing Biden. Fox News and the Associated Press declared Biden the winner in Arizona although the race remains close there.

“Wisconsin, tight race, within 1 percent, that is recount territory,” Stepien said. “Michigan, we believe we know there are outlying Republican counties still left to be counted. We are confident in a pathway that includes Michigan.”

Trump scoring a late-breaking win in Arizona or Nevada would give him breathing room in the tightly contested Midwest and Stepien said news outlets are wrong on Arizona.

In Arizona, “we know that a final batch of mail-in ballots is being counted. We know that these ballots are counted sequentially, meaning that late-arriving votes or ballots cast closest to Election Day are the ones being counted now. We know and expect that about a half-million votes are left to be counted,” he said.

“And based on the math that we have been seeing as these late-arriving ballots… (Read more)

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