Trump reaches out to Teamsters union

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The union has not made an endorsement in the election so far, but typically backs Democratic candidates.

Trump appeared to be referring to a series of "Teamsters for Trump" groups on Facebook, several of which has members numbering in the thousands.

NPR reported this week on Teamsters member who normally back Democrats but prefer Trump this election.