GOP rep endorses Trump
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Rep. Jimmy Duncan (R-Tenn.) on Saturday endorsed Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpAvenatti ‘still considering’ presidential run despite domestic violence arrest Mulvaney positioning himself to be Commerce Secretary: report Kasich: Wouldn’t want presidential run to ‘diminish my voice’ 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 CruzO'Rourke writes blog post describing a literal run from near the capitol to near the White House Cruz brushes off question about campaign claim on O'Rourke paying for caravan Texas New Members 2019 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.