GOP rep endorses Trump
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Rep. Jimmy Duncan (R-Tenn.) on Saturday endorsed Donald TrumpDonald TrumpBiden administration still seizing land near border despite plans to stop building wall: report Illinois House passes bill that would mandate Asian-American history lessons in schools Overnight Defense: Administration says 'low to moderate confidence' Russia behind Afghanistan troop bounties | 'Low to medium risk' of Russia invading Ukraine in next few weeks | Intelligence leaders face sharp questions during House worldwide threats he MORE for president, giving the GOP front-runner his 12th lawmaker endorsement.


“Every country wants into our markets. We have tremendous leverage on trade we have not used. Donald Trump will do that,” he said in a statement, according to Politico

According to The Hill’s endorsement tracker, Trump still trails Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzCruz no longer wearing mask in Capitol The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Tax March - CDC in limbo on J&J vax verdict; Rep. Brady retiring Democrats brace for new 'defund the police' attacks MORE in lawmaker endorsements by a wide margin.

The Texas senator, who is not held in high regard by many in the GOP, holds endorsements from 35 sitting members.