In a race that could land on the front lines of a Republican civil war, GOP Rep. Robert Pittenger applauded President Donald Trump Monday – even as he campaigned with one of Trump’s sharpest critics.
In a race that could land on the front lines of a Republican civil war, GOP Rep. Robert Pittenger applauded President Donald Trump Monday – even as he campaigned with one of Trump’s sharpest critics. Diedra Laird dlaird@charlotteobserver.com
In a race that could land on the front lines of a Republican civil war, GOP Rep. Robert Pittenger applauded President Donald Trump Monday – even as he campaigned with one of Trump’s sharpest critics. Diedra Laird dlaird@charlotteobserver.com

Walking fine line, Pittenger praises Trump but campaigns with his critic

October 16, 2017 06:19 PM

UPDATED October 17, 2017 01:44 PM

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