Trump called Balderson "the guy who will do things" and dismissed Balderson's Democratic opponent, Franklin County recorder Danny O'Connor, as a person nobody knows.
Connecticut Republican leaders would far prefer to see this fall's election as a referendum on their caricature of the Malloy administration rather than on a president whose popularity in Connecticut is low.
Trump rarely allows a slight to pass unanswered, but James appeared off limits by the time the president crossed the OH border to campaign for state Sen.
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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".
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Hundreds of people are slowly making their way into an the high school for the rally and a few dozen protesters are lined along a walkway outside the school holding signs that say "Impeach 45" and "Real News Fake President".
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.
Pelosi, who would become speaker if the Democrats flip control of the House in November, has always been a Republican target.
With the impasse on Capitol Hill and open resistance in the form of "sanctuary policies" from left-leaning states and localities, Republican governors may play a more significant role in ramping up immigration enforcement. The attack on James, who has been critical of Trump, came just as the National Basketball Association superstar opened up a school for underprivileged children.
Trump was traveling Saturday to OH to hold a rally for state Sen.