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Analysis: Trump's search for a turnaround

October 16, 2020. Summarized by summa-bot.

President Donald Trump sought to improve his fortunes this week as he continues to lag in polling behind Democratic nominee Joe Biden, but he's running out of time to turn the race around -- and Americans are already casting their votes by the millions.

(CNN)President Donald Trump sought to improve his fortunes this week as he continues to lag in polling behind Democratic nominee Joe Biden, but he's running out of time to turn the race around -- and Americans are already casting their votes by the millions.

Trump and Senate Republicans had their sights set on fast-tracking Judge Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation to the Supreme Court before the November election.

Some Republicans also changed their tune on Trump.

Things didn't go Trump's way during his reimagined town hall, either.

Adept questioning by NBC moderator Savannah Guthrie revealed Trump still questions the efficacy of mask-wearing (making a false claim about masks and infections) and would not denounce the dangerous conspiracy theory QAnon.

The dueling town halls also delivered bad news to the infamously ratings-obsessed Trump: Biden's affair drew more viewers, according to early results.

The Point: Trump's efforts to change the narrative in the final sprint to Election Day still have one stubborn obstacle: reality.

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