Gingrich to campaign with Trump
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Newt Gingrich is slated to campaign with GOP presidential candidate Donald TrumpDonald TrumpUN meeting with US, France canceled over scheduling issue Trump sues NYT, Mary Trump over story on tax history McConnell, Shelby offer government funding bill without debt ceiling MORE this week amid intense speculation over whom Trump will pick as his running mate.

The former Speaker will appear with Trump in Ohio, a campaign spokesperson told CNN. Trump is scheduled to hold a rally Wednesday evening in Cincinnati.

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Gingrich is a top contender to join the ticket with Trump, who is expected to announce his pick sometime between now and the start of the party's national convention on July 18.
 
Trump is campaigning Tuesday with Sen. Bob CorkerRobert (Bob) Phillips CorkerCheney set to be face of anti-Trump GOP How leaving Afghanistan cancels our post-9/11 use of force The unflappable Liz Cheney: Why Trump Republicans have struggled to crush her  MORE (Tenn.), another potential running mate, in North Carolina. The businessman is holding a rally in the evening in Raleigh.