Updated November 4, 2022 at 8:07 a.m. EDT|Published
November 4, 2022 at 7:00 a.m. EDT
Heading into the final weekend before Election Day, President Biden, Vice President Harris and other Democratic luminaries are seeking to shore up support for their party as fears mount they could face major losses in next week’s midterms. Biden has events scheduled in California and Illinois on Friday, while Harris is making a series of virtual appearances with Democratic hopefuls, including Sen. Raphael G. Warnock (Ga.). Democrats are mounting a fierce fight to maintain control of the Senate, with Republicans apparently poised to take control of the House.
Here’s what to know
- Oprah Winfrey has endorsed Democrat John Fetterman in the tightly contested Pennsylvania Senate race, rejecting Mehmet Oz, the Republican candidate whom she helped make famous.
- During a rally in Sioux City, Iowa, for candidates on the ballot next week, former president Donald Trump strongly hinted at a 2024 White House bid, saying, “I’ll very, very, very probably do it again.”
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