President Trump made his last-minute appeals to voters on Monday, telling supporters to get out and vote for Republicans. If the GOP loses, the media will blame him, he warned during a tele-town hall. The press considers today’s midterms as a referendum on him, Trump said, calling the election “very vital.”
—QUOTABLE: “Even though I’m not on the ballot, in a certain way I am on the ballot…The press is very much considering it a referendum on me and us as a movement.” -Trump
MEANWHILE — President Trump said Republican excitement headed into the final days before today’s election is at a “fever pitch.” Trump has been on a blistering tour of campaign stops in the final weeks, wrapping up with rallies in Georgia and Tennessee on Sunday, and 11 events in eight states in just the last week. In Georgia, Trump said there’s “electricity in the air.” We’ll find out tonight.