Trump drums up support in OH ahead of special election

Bill Clark  CQ-Roll Call Group

He also brought on-stage Freedom Caucus member and Ohio Representative Jim Jordan, who praised the president on his leadership and accomplishments, amid cheers from the crowd saying "speaker of the house".

In a raucous rally in a sweltering gymnasium in Ohio Saturday, Trump pitched for Ohio state Sen. The crowd chanted "speaker of the House", a reference to the possibility that Jordan will seek the speakership after November's midterm elections.

Kasich, who ran against Trump for the 2016 Republican nomination and is a prominent critic of the president, also commented on Trump's holding a rally in OH on Friday for Balderson.

Hundreds of people are slowly making their way into an OH high school ahead of a rally headlined by President Donald Trump.

Responding to Saturday's rally at an OH high school gym meant to boost the prospects of Republican Troy Balderson in a tightly contested special election scheduled for Tuesday, a top GOP operative confided "Today is a ideal example" of Trump's failings as an advocate for candidates. The 46-year-old LaPat says he likes the fact the economy is doing well and unemployment is down.

Lyft, Uber suspend driver for live streaming passengers
Louis has reportedly been suspended by Uber and Lyft for recording and broadcasting hundreds of his rides live on Twitch . He said that at first he had informed passengers that he was recording them, but the videos felt "fake" and "produced".

The president ended his tweet by saying "I like Mike!" - seeming to side with Michael Jordan in the debate over whether he or James is the greatest National Basketball Association player of all time.

Balderson will face off against Democrat Danny O'Connor on Tuesday in a special election to fill the vacant seat of former Rep.

The Ohio rally was Trump's third of the week and he has pledged to accelerate his pace further as the midterms approach. Pat Tiberi, who left Congress before his term was up.

The rally comes hours after Trump denounced arguably Ohio's favorite native son, basketball superstar LeBron James, who just opened a school for underprivileged children there.

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