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President Donald Trump’s town hall on ABC in mid-September drew 3.8 million viewers. Among all American television shows that aired that night, the Trump town hall placed third behind new episodes of “Big Brother” and “America’s Got Talent.”
With less than three weeks until the November election, Trump trails Biden by 10.5 percentage points, according to an average of national polls from FiveThirtyEight.
The president dropped out of the second presidential debate after it was switched from in-person to virtual following his positive COVID-19 diagnosis.
Instead of a second debate between the two main presidential candidates, Trump will now attend a a solo town hall event in Miami scheduled to be broadcast at the same time on NBC as Democratic nominee Joe Biden’s on ABC News.
Trump may be a television mogul, but his decision to drop out of the second presidential debate for a town hall is misguided and may backfire.
The first presidential debate between Trump and Biden brought in over 73 million viewers and his second debate in 2016 against Hillary Clinton was seen by 66.5 million people.
Trump must win over undecided voters if he wants to come out successful in November. That goal harder …read more
Source:: Businessinsider – Politics