Joe Biden aims to outspend Donald Trump on TV ads ahead of US election

Presumptive Democratic nominee’s campaign sets aside $220m for 15 battleground states
Joe Biden during a tour of McGregor Industries in Dunmore, Pennsylvania, US last month
The team of Joe Biden, former US vice-president, will spend $60m on digital ads in swing states, including Pennsylvania © AP

Joe Biden’s US presidential campaign has set out plans to spend $280m on television and digital advertisements between now and election day, in a major investment targeting voters in more than a dozen key swing states.