Former Calif. governor to endorse Cruz
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Former Calif. Gov. Pete Wilson will endorse Republican presidential hopeful Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzProtesters confront Cruz at airport over Kavanaugh vote O'Rourke targets Cruz with several attack ads a day after debate Election Countdown: O'Rourke goes on the attack | Takeaways from fiery second Texas Senate debate | Heitkamp apologizes for ad misidentifying abuse victims | Trump Jr. to rally for Manchin challenger | Rick Scott leaves trail to deal with hurricane damage MORE, according to the Associated Press.

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Citing two unnamed GOP sources, the AP reported that Wilson will announce his support for the Texas senator at the state party convention on Saturday.

Cruz trails front-runner Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump renews attacks against Tester over VA nominee on eve of Montana rally Trump submits 2017 federal income tax returns Corker: Trump administration 'clamped down' on Saudi intel, canceled briefing MORE by double digits in most California polls. The state holds its primary on June 7.