Last night, the US president vowed to put his coronavirus attack behind him and return to the campaign fray, just weeks before fighting Mr Biden for another term. Mr Trump, who currently lags his Democratic challenger in opinion polls, is eager to return to the campaign trail after an absence of more than a week after his COVID-19 diagnosis.
Mr Trump has revealed that he plans to visit key battlefield state of Florida on Monday, followed by rallies in Pennsylvania and Iowa on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Speaking to supporters from a White House balcony on Saturday afternoon, Mr. Trump told the crowd, “I feel great. ”
The Republican leader also attacked Democrats as pursuing a “socialist” or even “communist” agenda, and praised his own record in tackling crime and reviving the US economy, while flag-waving supporters applauded and chanted “We love you”.
Mr. Trump, alone at the event, was not wearing a mask while speaking.
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“It’s the only responsible thing to do. ”
Speaking about the upcoming vote, the Democratic presidential candidate said the only way “he could lose to Mr. Trump was to” baffle, “before stating that he would accept the election result.
Mr Biden encouraged would-be voters during a campaign stop in Pennsylvania’s must-see battleground, telling them “make sure you vote because the only way to lose this is to fight polling stations ”.
He attacked Mr Trump for discouraging voting, including questioning the safety of mail-in ballots and encouraging potentially intimidating Republican observers.
Mr Biden has previously said his biggest concern is that Mr Trump is trying to “steal” the victory.
His campaign recruited hundreds of lawyers and volunteers to avoid the chaos of Election Day.
But Trump’s campaign accused Mr. Biden of lying and stoking fear.