House Republican 'leaning' toward vote for Gary Johnson
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A House Republican from Wisconsin on Friday said he is “definitely leaning” toward supporting Libertarian Gary JohnsonGary Earl JohnsonHillicon Valley: Social media struggles with new forms of misinformation | US, Russia decline to join pledge on fighting cybercrimes | Trump hits Comcast after antitrust complaint | Zuckerberg pressed to testify before global panel Ex-Facebook exec ousted from company sparked controversy with pro-Trump views: report Heinrich wins reelection to Senate in New Mexico MORE for president, according to BuzzFeed News.

“I’m definitely leaning that way, I haven’t had a chance to talk to him,” Rep. Reid RibbleReid James RibbleSetting the record straight about No Labels With Trump, conservatives hope for ally in 'War on Christmas' GOP rushes to embrace Trump MORE (R-Wis.) said on Monday.

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Ribble was one of the first Republicans to rule out supporting Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpJoaquín Castro: Trump would be 'in court right now' if he weren't the president or 'privileged' Trump flubs speech location at criminal justice conference Comey reveals new details on Russia probe during House testimony MORE for president.

"I wouldn't support Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonComey reveals new details on Russia probe during House testimony Clinton among VIPS attending pre-wedding celebrations for daughter of India’s richest man Comey’s confession: dossier not verified before, or after, FISA warrant MORE or Donald Trump," he said in December 2015.

Ribble’s remark comes after Rep. Scott RigellEdward (Scott) Scott RigellGOP rushes to embrace Trump GOP lawmaker appears in Gary Johnson ad Some in GOP say Trump has gone too far MORE (R-Va.) on Monday endorsed Johnson for president. Rigell said Trump is a "true risk" to the nation.

Other top Republicans have gone so far as to pledge support for the Democratic nominee, Hillary Clinton.

On Wednesday, the Clinton campaign touted a list of Republicans and independents that are supporting the Democrat.

The list included Rep. Richard Hanna (R-N.Y.), former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, former Sens. David Durenberger (R-Minn.) and Larry Pressler (R-S.D.), former Reps. Connie Morella (R-Md.) and Chris Shays (R-Conn.), former U.S. ambassador and Director of National Intelligence John Negroponte, Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman, and others.

Johnson has been aiming to make the debate stage by getting at least 15 points in the national polls by September. The Libertarian candidate is now polling at around 8 percent.