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USA: Trump makes final effort to boost Republican turnout at mid-terms02:46

USA: Trump makes final effort to boost Republican turnout at mid-terms

United States, Cleveland, OH
November 6, 2018 at 13:29 GMT +00:00 · Published

US President Donald Trump urged supporters to get out and vote at a rally in Cleveland on Monday, a day before defining mid-term elections.

Trump lamented political correctness and said most people hadn't heard of mid-term elections.

"I mean, whoever even heard of mid-term - they don't even know what it is." Trump said. "I've had a lot of people say 'I don't know what mid-term is but now I'm watching every single minute and I'm going out to vote', but the key is you have to go out to vote, because in a sense, I am on the ticket."

The president was in town supporting Republican nominee for governor of Ohio Mark DeWine. The state's Attorney-General and former US senator is facing a stiff challenge from Democrat Richard Cordray in what is widely expected to be a tight gubernatorial race.

Trump will also be jetting off to rallies in Indiana and Missouri later the same day.

USA: Trump makes final effort to boost Republican turnout at mid-terms02:46
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US President Donald Trump urged supporters to get out and vote at a rally in Cleveland on Monday, a day before defining mid-term elections.

Trump lamented political correctness and said most people hadn't heard of mid-term elections.

"I mean, whoever even heard of mid-term - they don't even know what it is." Trump said. "I've had a lot of people say 'I don't know what mid-term is but now I'm watching every single minute and I'm going out to vote', but the key is you have to go out to vote, because in a sense, I am on the ticket."

The president was in town supporting Republican nominee for governor of Ohio Mark DeWine. The state's Attorney-General and former US senator is facing a stiff challenge from Democrat Richard Cordray in what is widely expected to be a tight gubernatorial race.

Trump will also be jetting off to rallies in Indiana and Missouri later the same day.

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