The crime of not toeing the party line is apparently graver than an assault conviction.
His support for Begich is pretty much limited to the gasline, Medicaid expansion and improving the state’s relationship with Alaska Natives.
The Twitter endorsement follows Trump’s endorsement of Dunleavy last week.
Her support of Dunleavy isn’t likely to bring over any of her progressive supporters, but it could be an important vote of confidence for on-the-fence moderates.
Key issues listed in the tweet: “Mike is for Energy and Jobs, is tough on Crime, loves our Vets and our Great Second Amendment.”