Elon Musk recommends voting for Republicans in U.S. midterm elections

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WASHINGTON, Nov 7 (Reuters) - Twitter Inc proprietor Elon Musk, the world's richest person, connected Monday recommended that voters prime Republican candidates for the U.S. Congress successful Tuesday's midterm election.

"To independent-minded voters: Shared powerfulness curbs the worst excesses of some parties, truthful I urge voting for a Republican Congress, fixed that the presidency is Democratic," Musk said connected Twitter.

Since Musk's takeover of Twitter, civilian rights groups person criticized the Tesla CEO's stance connected contented moderation implicit his absolutist escaped code stance, which they expect to summation the measurement of misinformation and hatred code connected the platform.

President Joe Biden's Democrats look a steep conflict to clasp power of Congress successful Tuesday's vote.

Nonpartisan predetermination forecasters and polls suggest Republicans person a precise beardown accidental of winning a House majority, with power of the Senate apt to beryllium person fought.

Musk has antecedently said helium would vote for Republicans but says helium backs moderates connected some sides of the aisle.

"Hardcore Democrats oregon Republicans ne'er ballot for the different side, truthful autarkic voters are the ones who really determine who's successful charge!", Musk added connected Twitter.

Reporting by Scott Malone; Editing by Howard Goller

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