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Cleveland — President Donald Trump and Joe Biden put the spotlight on Michigan during a fierce Tuesday night debate as the two candidates dueled over COVID-19 restrictions and economic policies.

The Republican president renewed his call for Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and other Democratic governors to lift economic restrictions during the ongoing pandemic. The former vice president and Democratic nominee challenged Trump’s claims on boosting the economy, touting his involvement in the 2008-2009 auto bailout.

“I’m the guy that brought back auto manufacturing,” Biden said at one point. “I was asked to bring back Chrysler and General Motors, and we brought them back right here in the state of Ohio and Michigan. He blew it. They’re gone.”