Jill Biden was in Virginia on Thursday to campaign on behalf of her husband Democratic presidential candidate and former vice president Joe Biden.
Biden, according to a Wason Center poll launched today, had a 48% – 43% lead over President Donald Trump amongst most likely Virginia citizens. Previous surveys revealed Biden with a double-digit lead over Trump.
Trump is scheduled to speak to Virginia voters at a project event in Newport Information on Friday evening.
On Thursday, Jill Biden welcomed a convoy of citizens who decked their vehicles out with Biden indicators. She was signed up with by Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney, State Delegate Lamont Bagby, and also campaign volunteers.
It was her 3rd stop in Virginia on Thursday, earlier conference with Black educators and armed forces households in Hampton Roads.
Biden said her spouse was not taking any kind of state for provided and also encouraged individuals to take part in early voting.
“I know that this appears routine yet, this is the most vital election of any person’s life time. And the political election is really occurring right now,” she claimed.
The Virginia Department of Elections said since Thursday afternoon, more than 131,000 individuals have elected early so far this year while more than 915,000 citizens have actually requested an absentee ballot.
Republican state leaders stated President Trump was visiting Newport News to reach citizens in both Virginia as well as North Carolina. They included they saw Virginia as being “in play” for Republicans.