Trump confused the names of candidates in a closely contested GOP Senate primary that's 2 days away — one of whom he endorsed last month
"We've endorsed JP, right? JD Mandel, and he's doing great," Trump said, combining the names of JD Vance, who he endorsed, and opponent Josh Mandel.
Trump Forgot Who He Endorsed In Ohio
Ahead of the Ohio Republican U.S. Senate primary this week, Donald Trump fumbled J.D. Vance’s name at a rally Sunday. Trump called Vance “J.P.” — then settled on “J.D. Mandel,” swapping his last name with that of his top primary opponent, Josh Mandel.