US President Donald Trump has acknowledged that members of his Republican Party could lose their majority in the House of Representatives, just four days before the 2018 midterm congressional elections.
“It could happen. Could happen,” Trump said Friday at a rally in Huntington, West Virginia, referring to Democrats gaining control of the lower chamber of Congress after the elections on Tuesday.
Trump said Democrats may win by a narrow margin. He expressed more optimism about Republicans retaining control of the Senate.
Experts have predicted Democrats could win the 24 seats they need to gain control of the House for the first time since 2010.
Trump was campaigning in West Virginia for Republican Patrick Morrisey, who has been gaining in some polls against Democratic incumbent Senator Joe Manchin.
At Friday’s rally, he attacked Democrats over taxes, immigration, business regulations, and other issues.
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