Every Candidate Donald Trump Has Endorsed for 2018 Midterms

President Donald Trump advocated forcefully for a handful of candidates in order to keep the GOP in control of the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives, and for many governors as well.

The president endorsed a total of 85 candidates running for Senate, House, and governor.

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Some of those endorsed by Trump include:

  • U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn running in the Tennessee Senate race.
  • Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) running in the Texas Senate race.
  • U.S. Congresswoman Martha McSally running in the Arizona Senate race.

U.S. Senate Endorsements

Republicans are looking to keep control of the Senate while only 35 of the 100 seats are up for election. The GOP only needs to defend nine seats and 26 Democrat seats are up for election.

President Trump endorsed 21 candidates who are running for Senate.

U.S. House Endorsements

As Democrats are hoping to regain control of the House, only needing to flip 24 seats out of 435 seats up for grabs, the president endorsed 45 House candidates.

Governor Endorsements

Trump endorsed 19 candidates who are hoping to govern their states.

Tweets in support of candidates:

U.S. Senate

U.S. House

Governor Races

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