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The US election is entering its final stretch - here are the key areas to watch

News Summed Up 2020-08-01 05:30:00

From voter suppression to polling and debates, here are some of the key areas and figures the Guardian’s politics team will be watching as the race enters its final stretch. David SmithJoe BidenLess than 100 days out, the Biden campaign is currently well positioned to defeat Trump in November. Once a Republican bastion, Arizona is now a key state that could decide the election Read moreBut there are risks, too. In 2016, Trump pulled off a shocking victory by becoming the first Republican presidential candidate in 28 years to win Michigan, Pennsylvania or Wisconsin. But Biden’s campaign has said it will not “ride the rollercoaster of the ever-changing Trump campaign position on debates, nor are we going to be distracted by his demands”.