"By the way, Joe Biden is in Las Vegas", Trump said, during a rally in Elko, Nevada. It also raises the question of whether he can credibly argue that his presidency is on the ballot to get his supporters out to vote and then turn around and say his record has nothing to do with a possible Republican disaster.But he's going to try.
He won Nevada in his 2008 and 2012 campaigns, and Democrat Hillary Clinton carried the state by 2 percentage points over Trump in 2016. But Biden says Trump is "all about himself".
Biden said in his appearance that "basic American values are under assault" and that the upcoming election was "bigger than politics".
The president wants to focus on immigration as one of the defining election issues.
Though Biden said earlier in the week that he hoped Democrats, if they take back the House, do not start impeachment proceedings against Trump before Special Counsel Robert Mueller has released his report, many Democrats are holding out hope that some Republicans will join their impeachment crusade if Democrats have a big enough House majority.
One official familiar with the discussions said Trump has pushed congressional leaders to introduce another tax cut package before the November 6 election.
Mattis, Chinese counterpart discuss disputed sea
But U.S. officials say they sense relations with the Chinese military may be stabilizing after a rocky few months. Military-to-military ties have always been one of the more fragile parts of the overall U.S.
Chinese Q3 growth hits nine-year low
China's economic slowdown is deepening as its trade war with the United States gets worse. However, various factors have slowed down the Asian giant's economic growth.
Pope Francis discusses possible North Korea trip and urges push for peace
An invitation for then-Pope John Paul II to visit the country after a 2000 inter-Korean summit never resulted in a meeting. Following his meeting with the pope, Moon held a separate meeting with the Vatican's Secretary of State Pietro Parolin.
In a further sign of the state's importance in the midterms, former President Barack Obama scheduled a stop Monday in Las Vegas.
The country's immigration system has long vexed politicians from both parties, and Republicans themselves have torpedoed near-compromises in recent years. But Congress is on the ticket and I try and tell my people - "that's the same thing as me in a sense".
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was greeted with cold comments by protestors as she was in South Florida for a campaign stop. But no agreement came to pass. Dean Heller, who is fighting to maintain control of his seat from his Democratic challenger, Rep. Jacky Rosen, whom he called "Wacky Jacky" at the rally as he has done in the past. Republicans hold a 51-49 edge now. Last year, Trump threatened Heller's re-election chances when the senator held up GOP efforts to repeal the Obama-era health law.
As part of the so-called "Blue Wave", Democrats are anticipating picking up five governorships in the industrial Midwest as voters tire of the Republican Party and President Donald Trump.
Heller and Rosen held their first and only debate of the campaign on Friday.
Trump praised Heller for his votes for conservative Supreme Court Justices Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh.