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Scott Walker Endorses Ted Cruz Ahead of Wisconsin's GOP Primary

  • by: Alan Duke
  • (Tue, 29 Mar 2016 14:17:05 Z)

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a failed GOP presidential contender, has endorsed Ted Cruz just days ahead of the crucial primary in his state.

"It was an easy call for me to support Ted Cruz," Gov. Walker said in a radio interview Tuesday morning.

Walker insisted his endorsement was not just an anti-Trump move, but he sincerely likes the Texas senator

the media doesn't give him all the benefit of what if have found personally

"He is a decent man," Walker said of Cruz.

Polls show Trump and Cruz in a close race for Wisconsin delegates. The state is seen as an important primary in the efforts to slow Trump's march to the Republican nomination.

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Editor-in-Chief Alan Duke co-founded Lead Stories after ending a 26-year career with CNN, where he mainly covered entertainment, current affairs and politics. Duke closely covered domestic terrorism cases for CNN, including the Oklahoma City federal building bombing, the UNABOMBER and search for Southeast bomber Eric Robert Rudolph. CNN moved Duke to Los Angeles in 2009 to cover the entertainment beat. Duke also co-hosted a daily podcast with former HLN host Nancy Grace, "Crime Stories with Nancy Grace" and hosted the podcast series "Stan Lee's World: His Real Life Battle with Heroes & Villains." You'll also see Duke in many news documentaries, including on the Reelz channel, CNN and HLN.

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