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‘He’s not demoted’: Trump spokesman says Brad Parscale’s ouster as campaign manager is not a downgrade

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Trump campaign spokesperson Hogan Gidley on Thursday insisted that Brad Parscale had not been “demoted” even though he lost his job as campaign manager.

After the campaign announced the decision to name Bill Stepien as campaign manager, Fox News host Sandra Smith asked Gidley to explain Parscale’s demotion.

“The only thing that shifted was, Donald Trump simply asked Bill to steer the ship and Brad to man the guns,” Gidley said.

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“Right,” Smith noted. “Parscale’s not out all together, he’s been demoted. He’ll be in a different position.”

Gidley objected: “First of all, he’s not demoted. What Brad is focusing on is the digital strategy. Look, he’s built something no one thought possible, raising money at historic levels.”

Smith went on to point out that Trump is losing to Democratic candidate Joe Biden in a multitude of polls from battleground states.

For his part, Gidley said the polls are wrong.

“I wouldn’t buy those polls,” he opined. “All the pollsters who got things wrong in 2016 are using the same methodology. And what’s worse is, the media who report this, these strategists and pundits and poll watchers out there on all these other networks, they know these polls are weighted toward Democrats.”

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Lindsey Graham encouraged voters to apply for mail ballots in May — now he claims the practice is prone to fraud

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Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina has voted by mail at least four times, according to election officials in Oconee County, South Carolina, and voter records obtained by Salon.Public records show that Graham has cast a total of nine absentee ballots since 2004, but South Carolina classifies "absentee" to man both in-person early voting and voting by mail. After Salon's review with Oconee County election officials, it appears four of those absentee ballots were cast by mail.
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‘It’s worse than ever’: White House has someone new to blame for Trump’s downward spiral

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According to a report from Politico, a substantial number of Republican insiders now see no way for Donald Trump to turn around his re-election campaign before November.

With less than 100 days to go before the election and his polling numbers in free-fall, the president has been getting input from unofficial advisers like former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani and ex-House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-GA) who have urged him to use some of the campaign tricks that served him well in 2016 -- but others close to the president say they won't work this time.

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‘You don’t want to go there’: Morning Joe slaps down Trump campaign’s new attack

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On MSNBC's "Morning Joe," co-host Joe Scarbrough took a shot at Donald Trump's new campaign manager who made his debut on Fox News on Monday for his comments about former Vice President Joe Biden,  saying he is pushing a line of attack that will blow up in his face.

During his appearance on Fox & Friends, Bill Stepien who recently took over the faltering Trump campaign, launched an attack on Biden saying you can "judge him" by the people he surrounds himself with.

After watching the clip, MSNBC host Scarborough said the campaign manager was making a big mistake.

"You just don't want to go there," the MSNBC host warned. "That was President Trump's newly promoted campaign manager making his first TV appearance yesterday, and he was talking about the people that Joe Biden surrounds himself with."

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