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Trump Extends Reach Into Georgia by Backing Ex-Yale Quarterback

  • Patrick Witt is former star quarterback for Yale University
  • Playing musical chairs to win the ex-president’s backing
Donald Trump

Donald Trump

Photographer: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Add one more race to the list of Georgia election campaigns with Donald Trump’s hand in it, as the former president pushes to avenge his 2020 loss in the state.

Trump has endorsed Patrick Witt -- who served in his administration and helped with his post-election “Stop the Steal” efforts -- against incumbent Republican insurance commissioner John King.