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Politics Election 2020 Today: Trump's power move; Biden courted

15:17  24 september  2020
15:17  24 september  2020 Source:   msn.com

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Here’s what’s happening Thursday in Election 2020, 40 days until Election Day:

The flag-draped casket of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, carried by Supreme Court police officers, arrives in the Great Hall at the Supreme Court in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020. Ginsburg, 87, died of cancer on Sept. 18. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool) © Provided by Associated Press The flag-draped casket of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, carried by Supreme Court police officers, arrives in the Great Hall at the Supreme Court in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020. Ginsburg, 87, died of cancer on Sept. 18. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool) President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) © Provided by Associated Press President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

ON THE TRAIL: President Donald Trump visits North Carolina and Florida and Vice President Mike Pence visits Wisconsin and Minnesota.

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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden talks with Tia Bozzell, right, of Mert's Heart & Soul restaurant in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) © Provided by Associated Press Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden talks with Tia Bozzell, right, of Mert's Heart & Soul restaurant in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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TODAY’S TOP STORIES:

TRUMP BALKS: Trump is declining to commit to a peaceful transfer of power if he loses the Nov. 3 presidential election. Trump told reporters he would “have to see what happens” when asked about the matter. His Democratic challenger, Joe Biden, responded by asking, “What country are we in?”

BIDEN'S COURT: Some leading progressives are pressing Biden to endorse expanding the number of high court justices should he win the White House and Democrats take control of the Senate. But Biden, who ran a relatively centrist primary campaign, hasn’t embraced those calls, worried they may intensify the nation’s partisan split.

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POMPEO STUMPS: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is ignoring criticism and forging ahead with events that have overtly political overtones ahead of the presidential election. Pompeo is casting aside a long tradition of the nation’s top diplomat shunning partisan politics.

‘Trump was like a wild beast’

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“NAKED BALLOTS”: Democrats are launching a digital ad targeting Pennsylvanians voting by mail to explain how to correctly fill out and return the ballots, hoping to avert worried predictions that 100,000 votes or more could be invalidated because the ballots aren’t put in the proper envelope.

VISION 2020: Are the nation’s voting systems secure? The nation’s intelligence chiefs continue to warn that Russia, China and others remain interested in interfering in November's U.S. elections. Read more in Vision 2020, a new series of stories answering questions from our audience about the election.

ICYMI:

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