Tuesday’s primary elections in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Connecticut will be another test of the power of former President Donald Trump’s endorsement.
Trump has endorsed 12 candidates across three states, including candidates in statewide and national races.
In the Badger State, Trump has endorsed businessman Tim Michels in the hotly contested race for the governor’s mansion. Michels is facing Rebecca Kleefisch, the state’s most recent Republican Lieutenant Governor.
Kleefisch carries the endorsement of former Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, under whom she served as Lieutenant Governor. She’s also earned endorsements from former Vice President Mike Pence, former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, and former White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, who is running for governor in…