Sen. Jeff Bingaman (D-N.M.) will soon endorse Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaConservative former NFL player says Trump met with him to discuss 'black America' Using the VA Mission Act to justify raising federal spending levels is bad for veterans and taxpayers Trump struggles to win over voters reaping economic boom MORE for president, Mark Halperin is reporting at The Page.

Obama already has the support New Mexico's other top Democrat, Gov. Bill Richardson.

With Bingaman's endorsement, Obama will take the lead over Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham Clinton5 things to know about Boris Johnson Trump says Omar will help him win Minnesota The Hill's Morning Report — Trump applauds two-year budget deal with 0 billion spending hike MORE in number of Senate endorsements. Both currently have the support of 14 of their Democratic colleagues.

UPDATE: Bingaman issued a statement about