McConnell and Trump teams discuss possible endorsement behind the scenes

Over the last couple of months, advisers to Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) have had discussions with former President Donald Trump’s team about securing an endorsement of the GOP presidential front-runner, according to sources familiar with the discussions.

The conversations, which were reported by the New York Times, have been underway since early January between Josh Holmes, a longtime key McConnell adviser, and Chris LaCivita, Trump’s campaign manager, about moving past their icy relationship in an attempt to unite the party behind Trump as the nominee.


The revelation of the discussions comes on the heels of Trump’s win in the South Carolina primary, putting him one step
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