OREANDA-NEWS. US President Donald Trump wrote on Twitter about the possibility of postponing the presidential elections in the country due to the coronavirus pandemic.

“With Universal Mail-In Voting (not Absentee Voting, which is good), 2020 will be the most INACCURATE & FRAUDULENT Election in history. It will be a great embarrassment to the USA. Delay the Election until people can properly, securely and safely vote???” the politician wrote.

The US presidential election is scheduled for November 3. According to American legislation, this date cannot be changed.

Recent polls evidence that potential candidate from the Democratic Party, Joe Biden, is ahead of Trump in popularity. According to different sources, the gap between the rivals is from 8 % to 15 %.

The United States is the world leader in the number of cases of coronavirus infection. 4.4 million of Americans were infected, according to Johns Hopkins University. 150 thousand patients died.