SAN DIEGO – An “optimistic” President Joe Biden insisted on Friday that Democrats would win next week’s midterm elections but polls showed Republicans likely to deliver a drubbing, spurring Donald Trump to signal plans for a White House comeback bid.
At a communications company in San Diego, Biden highlighted his successes in passing legislation to pour federal funding into semiconductors and other high-tech industries, as well as strong employment figures.
While acknowledging that voters were “struggling with inflation,” now at the highest rate in four decades, Biden focused on “the bright spots we’re seeing across the country.”
“Our best days are ahead of us, they’re not b…
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