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Trump, Republicans raise $105 million in second quarter for re-election bid

Trump, Republicans raise $  105 million in second quarter for re-election bidTogether, the two entities have $ 100 million in cash on hand, with $ 56 million for Trump’s campaign and $ 44 million for the RNC, it said. The two groups said the uptick in donations would allow them to double their digital investment to raise money and target donors online as they seek to secure Trump’s second four-year term. A senior Trump campaign official said the haul will allow the campaign to consider organizing a turnout operation in several states that Trump lost in 2016, including Nevada, New Mexico, New Hampshire, Minnesota and perhaps even Oregon.



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Trump warns he’s not ‘prepared to lose’ reelection

Trump warns he’s not ‘prepared to lose’ reelectionPresident Trump declared that he is not “prepared to lose” reelection in 2020, saying he does not believe the official results of the popular vote count from his first election.



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Trump says reelection 'easier' if he is impeached

Trump says reelection 'easier' if he is impeachedUS President Donald Trump said in an interview broadcast Sunday his chances of retaining the White House in 2020 would be strengthened if Democratic lawmakers start impeachment proceedings against him. “So impeachment’s a very unfair thing because nothing that I did was wrong. The Democrats are split over whether Trump should be impeached after the Mueller Report into Russian interference in the 2016 election outlined numerous contacts between his campaign and Russians, as well as evidence that the president tried on several occasions to stymie the investigation.



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Trump raises $24.8 million for reelection in less than 24 hours, RNC says

Trump raises $  24.8 million for reelection in less than 24 hours, RNC saysAccording to the Republican National Committee, the president raised nearly $ 25 million for his reelection campaign in less than a day.



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Orlando Sentinel endorses 'not Donald Trump' for president ahead of reelection kickoff

Orlando Sentinel endorses 'not Donald Trump' for president ahead of reelection kickoffHours before the president was due to formally announce the kickoff of his reelection campaign at a rally in Orlando, the Orlando Sentinel announced it will endorse anyone but him.



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Incumbency is powerful. Is Trump poised for re-election?

Incumbency is powerful. Is Trump poised for re-election?Donald Trump is expected to launch his re-election campaign Tuesday, kicking off an age-old battle that most sitting US presidents wage for four more years of power. Can Democrats overcome Trump’s dominant position and reclaim the White House? Here is a look at how the power of incumbency impacts presidential politics.



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The Latest: Trump says Florida re-election rally will rock

The Latest: Trump says Florida re-election rally will rockTrump says his re-election launch will be a political spectacle. Opponents are launching their protests at a gay bar in Orlando. President Donald Trump is set to kick off his re-election campaign with a rally Tuesday night in Orlando, Florida.



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Trump launches re-election campaign, presents himself as outsider and victim

Trump launches re-election campaign, presents himself as outsider and victimPresident Donald Trump formally launched his 2020 re-election campaign on Tuesday by presenting himself as the same political insurgent who shook up the Washington establishment four years ago and who is now a victim of an attempted ouster by Democrats. At a packed rally at an arena in Orlando, Florida, Trump made clear he would run for re-election as an outsider, just as he did in 2016. Whether he can pull it off remains far from certain as Trump has been in office now for 2-1/2 years.



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Without Mueller-report smoking gun, Democrats may have ensured Trump’s re-election

Without Mueller-report smoking gun, Democrats may have ensured Trump’s re-electionAttorney General William Barr’s summary of the Mueller report shows no collusion between Trump and Russia, a big problem for Democrats.



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Russia probe findings offer re-election weapon for Trump

Russia probe findings offer re-election weapon for TrumpMueller’s conclusion that neither Trump nor his aides conspired with Russia in 2016 takes away a central charge that Democrats have flung at Trump for two years – that he did not win the presidency fairly or cleanly. The allegations have played out on an endless loop on cable TV news shows, overshadowing Trump’s presidency from day one. Democrats have vowed to continue congressional investigations into the 2016 election campaign and Trump’s business practices.



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