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The nomination of former Vice-President USA Joe Biden as the candidate for President from the Democratic party could happen on August 20. Approximate time called the sources of CNN.
It is expected that the nomination will take place on the last day of the national Congress of Democrats in Milwaukee (Wisconsin), which will be held 17-20 August. Most likely, Biden will be at the Congress on the last day of his work, the sources noted. It is expected that he will announce the official rival of the current President of the United States Donald trump.
CNN writes that the program of events is still being finalized because of the pandemic, COVID-19. The leadership of the national Committee of the Democratic party is planning that in the days of the Congress will be held separate events in several US cities, among them, Charlotte, Detroit, Philadelphia and Phoenix. Video stream will go to Milwaukee. According to sources, the duration of the activities had to be reduced, however, the allies Biden are counting on the fact that the largest American TV channels will transmit Congress a few hours every night.
On June 6 it became known that Biden has received a sufficient number of votes of the delegates to nominate a presidential candidate. He scored the 1993 vote on the necessary support of the 1991 delegate. His closest rival, Senator from Vermont Bernie Sanders has received 1,042 votes. However, he in April has refused the further struggle.
The official candidates of the Democratic and Republican parties of the USA should be nominated for national congresses which will take place from 17 to 20 and 24 to 27 August, respectively. The current head of state Donald trump is the undisputed leader among Republicans.
U.S. elections scheduled for November 3, 2020. According to the latest survey by Monmouth University for Biden ready to vote 52% of respondents, the current President — 11 percent less. For the month Biden strengthened its position by 2 percent.
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