Trump endorsed 16 candidates in Tuesday’s primaries. Here are the winners.

Notably, Trump refrained from backing a lead challenger in California Rep. David Valadao, who was one of 10 House Republicans who voted to impeach him last year.

Trump did not endorse any candidate in two of the seven states that voted on Tuesday: New Jersey and New Mexico. Both were blue states where he lost by double digits in 2020.

Here’s a look at the Trump-endorsed candidates who won on Tuesday.

California wins

CA01

Representative Doug LaMalfa

Made the general election by finishing in first place.

He voted to overturn the 2020 election results.

CA03

Kevin Kiley

Made the general election finishing in second place.

A GOP state assemblyman and acerbic critic of Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom, Kiley placed sixth in his bid to unseat Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom in 2021. But that finish didn’t deter Trump from him. sustain. after meeting Kiley in May at a Trump golf course in California. “No one has fought Gavin Newsom harder than Kevin. He’s not waiting for the fight, like the RINOs who did nothing who saw California completely destroyed by Sacramento’s radical maniacs,” Trump said in his approval.

CA05

Representative Tom McClintock

Made the general election by finishing in first place.

CA20

Representative Kevin McCarthy

Made the general election by finishing in first place.

The House Minority Leader, who Trump called “my Kevin,” received his endorsement from the former president over the weekend. Audio tapes released in April showed McCarthy privately disparaging the former president following the Jan. 6 attacks — to the brief irritation of Trump and other GOP members — though the two still publicly support each other.

McCarthy voted to overturn the 2020 election results.

CA22

Connie Conway

Made the general election by finishing in first place.

Trump backed the former state lawmaker in the special election runoff to replace GOP Rep. Devin Nunes, who resigned his seat to run Trump’s media company. In his statement of endorsement, the former president praised Conway’s work for his administration as California’s executive director of the Department of Agriculture’s Farm Service Agency.

Conway will serve in Congress only temporarily, as the district expires next year after the state’s new congressional district map takes effect.

CA23

Representative Jay Obernolte*

*With 31% of the expected votes, Obernolte was in first place.

He voted to overturn the 2020 election results.

CA41

Representative Ken Calvert*

*With 49% of the expected votes, Calvert was in first place.

He voted to overturn the 2020 election results.

CA48

Representative Darrell Issa

Made the general election by finishing in first place.

He voted to overturn the 2020 election results.

iowa wins

GOVERNOR

Governor Kim Reynolds

Without opposition.

SENATE

Senator Chuck Grassley

Won with 74 percent.

The 88-year-old senator has criticized Trump’s role in past Jan. 6 attacks – and called for the prosecution of participants – but that hasn’t stopped Grassley from touting the former president’s support. “So if I didn’t accept an endorsement from someone who has 91% of Republican voters in Iowa, I wouldn’t be too smart. I’m smart enough to accept that endorsement,” Grassley said at a rally in October last year where he received support from Trump.

IA01

Representative Ashley Hinson

Without opposition.

IA04

Representative Randy Feenstra

Without opposition.

Mississippi wins

MS01

Representative Trent Kelly

Won with 90 percent.

He voted to overturn the 2020 election results.

Montana wins

MT01

Ryan Zinke*

*With 70% of the expected votes, Zinke held a narrow lead over Al Olszewski, 41% to 40%.

Zinke served as U.S. Interior Secretary under Trump for two years after a previous stint in Congress. He resigned in 2018 over financial ethics concerns, linked to an investigation that found he had improperly used his authority to support a Montana-based project and failed to disclose all information related to his involvement. In his endorsement, Trump praised Zinke for his previous cabinet work and said he looked forward to someone who would “fight against the hard-left Democrats who continually block America-first policies that we put in place”.

MT02

Representative Matt Rosendale

Won with 75 percent.

He voted to overturn the 2020 election results.

South Dakota wins

GOVERNOR

Governor Kristi Noem

Won with 76 percent.

Trump noticed Noem during his tenure in Congress and then as governor — the former president even asked him to consider running against Sen. John Thune, which She refused. During Trump’s Independence Day visit to South Dakota’s Mount Rushmore in 2020, Noem presented him with a replica with his face on it after expressing interest in joining his presidential predecessors at the national monument. She also campaigned nationwide for Trump in 2020 and hosted a fundraiser in 2021 for his re-election campaign at Mar-a-Lago, hosted by Donald Trump Jr. and his girlfriend Kimberly Guilfoyle.

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