Boehner endorses Kasich: reports

Former Speaker of the House John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerGOP up in arms over Cheney, Kinzinger Freedom Caucus presses McCarthy to force vote to oust Pelosi Stripping opportunity from DC's children MORE endorsed Ohio Gov. John Kasich on Saturday, Cincinnati.com reports. 

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BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerGOP up in arms over Cheney, Kinzinger Freedom Caucus presses McCarthy to force vote to oust Pelosi Stripping opportunity from DC's children MORE, speaking at a Lincoln Day dinner in Butler County, Ohio, told the audience he had already cast his vote for the governor.

"He's my friend," Boehner reportedly said. 

Ohio holds its winner-take-all primary on Tuesday. Kasich has said that he will drop out if he doesn't win his home state, and is still polling behind front-runner Donald TrumpDonald TrumpMeghan McCain: Democrats 'should give a little credit' to Trump for COVID-19 vaccine Trump testing czar warns lockdowns may be on table if people don't get vaccinated Overnight Health Care: CDC details Massachusetts outbreak that sparked mask update | White House says national vaccine mandate 'not under consideration at this time' MORE, although the margin has narrowed. The latest Real Clear Politics average puts Trump ahead by just 2.5 percentage points.