Republican North Carolina Sen. Thom Tillis said a win over challenger Cal Cunningham could "save…
Republican North Carolina Sen. Thom Tillis said a win over challenger Cal Cunningham would be a “firewall against [Senate Minority Leader] Chuck Schumer” becoming Senate majority leader.
With a 53-47 lead and tough races in Arizona, Maine, Colorado, Iowa, and North Carolina, a win by the Tarheel state senator and at least one of the others could allow Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to keep the gavel by a horse’s hair.
“We’re gonna win on Tuesday, the president’s gonna win on Tuesday,” Tillis told Fox News’ “Justice with Judge Jeanine” during a Saturday night interview.
“I think there were a lot of polls earlier that always trend in the benefit for Democrats,” he continued, adding that similar polling failed to predict his victory in 2014.