Other candidates use Trump after he endorses Vance
JD Vance is the favorite to win the Republican Senate primary in Ohio on Tuesday after winning an endorsement from Donald Trump. That hasn’t stopped Vance’s GOP rivals from tying themselves to the ex-president.
- Ohio Republicans will select their Senate nominee on Tuesday in a race to succeed retired Rob Portman.
- JD Vance is the favorite to win the nomination after former President Donald Trump endorsed him.
- Given Trump’s popularity among Republicans in Ohio, Vance’s GOP rivals are promoting their ties to Trump.
GROVE CITY, Ohio — In the final days of Ohio’s deadly Republican primary for an open U.S. Senate seat, Don Cary was still on the fence.
The 75-year-old had all but disqualified JD Vance from his ballot due to the venture capitalist and author‘s past comments about former President Donald Trump. But Cary felt he needed to reconsider when Trump pushed aside those comments to support Vance.