Trump lends White House weight to House race in Pennsylvania
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is lending the weight of the White House to a congressional candidate who hopes to keep a Pittsburgh-area House seat in Republican hands.
Trump plans a rally in Moon Township, Pennsylvania, on Saturday night for Rick Saccone (suh-KOHN'), a state representative in a tight race against Democrat Conor Lamb, a former Marine and federal prosecutor who's never run for office before.
The election is Tuesday.
Trump easily won the district in the 2016 presidential race. And the former eight-term incumbent, Tim Murphy, never had a close election, and didn't... read more