Other media figures and politicians have also condemned the GOP's rhetoric in recent weeks including GOP Representative Adam Kinzinger.
The former president's record remains impressive, but his backing was not enough to catapult some candidates over the line—including Rep. Madison Cawthorn.
The former president is endorsing more incumbents than ever. That should pay off.
Trump said Friday at a Pennsylvania rally that the U.S. Senate candidate's wife will make a "great first lady."
The crowd appeared smaller than usual for a Save America rally amid the storm and criticism of the Trump-endorsed Senate hopeful as a "Republican in Name Only."
A recent poll shows that approximately eight in 10 Republican voters in states with high-profile races in 2022 view the former president in a favorable light.
"It's hard to imagine anything that would derail his support," said the Republican senator, a staunch Trump critic.
David Perdue, the former president's choice in the GOP gubernatorial primary in Georgia, is way behind Gov. Brian Kemp in the polls.
The former president pointed to a poll average showing J.D. Vance rose following Trump's endorsement and rally in the leadup to Ohio's closely watched primary.
"Those voters are going to be Tim Ryan voters," the Democratic congressman said as he prepares to face off against Trump-backed J.D. Vance in November.
The sales rank on Amazon of Hillbilly Elegy has risen from the 6,000s to the top 200, thanks to Vance's political rise.
The GOP candidate will now face Democratic Congressman Tim Ryan in November's midterms for the seat being vacated by Senator Rob Portman.
The GOP Senate primary election race won by J.D Vance also saw a large majority of votes going to other MAGA candidates.
The candidate, endorsed by former President Donald Trump on April 15, wins the GOP primary for Senate.
The current advisory is in place until 9 p.m., an hour and a half after polls close in Ohio.
The former president said he believes Ryan will have up to $60 million available for November's U.S. Senate race in Ohio.
The results Tuesday will provide the first real clues to a couple of endlessly debated political questions.
Dolan has called on the former president to move on from his claims of voter fraud during the 2020 election.
"For Josh Mandel, I didn't see the sincerity there. I didn't see the authenticity," the congresswoman said during a rally in Ohio on Saturday.
Republicans are nervous Trump-endorsed candidates won't be able to win in general elections and could wash away the red wave they're hoping for in the fall.
An analysis by Ballotpedia showed that Trump-backed candidates had a 77 percent success rate in 2020, up from 58 percent in 2018.
"With the Republican contests, the big takeaway is how Trumpy the entire field is," says one GOP consultant, as the 2022 primary elections get underway.
Upcoming contests in Ohio and Indiana are among the primaries in 29 states taking place over the next two months.
The former president's endorsement in three key senate races drew the ire of some of his supporters.
Donald Trump said Vance was "the man with by far the best chance to defeat the radical Democrat nominee for the U.S. Senate this November."
"If I went by that standard, I don't think I would have ever endorsed anyone in the country," Trump said Saturday at a rally.
"Booing is entirely appropriate," a conservative group in Ohio instructed individuals planning to attend Trump's Saturday event.
Trump publicly backed J.D. Vance for Senate last week, calling him the "most qualified" candidate in the GOP field.
"On April 15, 2022, President Trump made a terrible decision and endorsed JD Vance for Senate," Ohio Value Voters said in calling for the rally boycott.
Donald Trump didn't endorse Senate candidate Josh Mandel. Now, Trump Jr. is on the offense against Mandel for his friendliness with establishment Republicans.