President Obama told supporters at a campaign event in New York City Monday night that, if the election were held today, he would win.

“So the upshot is if the election were held today, I think it would be close, but I think we’d win,” Obama said.

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Noting that there were 99 days left until the election, Obama added: “If I can say that every single day for the next 99 days, then we will be able to embark on the next phase of this journey.”

Obama made the remarks at a fundraising event at the NoMad Hotel in New York City.

He reminded the audience that the nation is recovering from “the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression.”

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Read More at the Hill. By Joe Picard.

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