Biden enjoys record-breaking fundraising haul as polls show him beating Trump by double digits

Just a few months ago, people were ready to write this campaign off,” Mr Biden said in a statement. We can't go back to the way things were before — we have to take a bold step forward and usher in a new era of equality and opportunity. Nearly 40 million Americans have lost their jobs since the pandemic began, while the campaign cycle has gone virtual, with candidates being forced to make their pleas for support entirely online.