Trump Remains Optimistic Despite Shrinking Electoral Map

dfb197c3-89a3-4c1a-b2bb-e7189b2a4c78_w250_r1_sRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally, Friday, Oct. 21, 2016, in Newtown, Pa.

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally, Friday, Oct. 21, 2016, in Newtown, Pa.

Faced with disappointing polling numbers and less than three weeks to bridge the gap, Donald Trump on Friday nonetheless stayed upbeat as he campaigned in two key battleground states.

“I honestly believe we’re going to win,” the Republican presidential candidate told a rally in North Carolina before heading to the swing state of Pennsylvania.

Trump highlighted three recent polls showing him ahead of his rival, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, who is campaigning Friday in the hotly contested state of Ohio.

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