Hours after Rep. Anthony Gonzalez, R-Ohio, announced he would not seek reelection next year, Republican sources in Ohio and Washington agreed that primary opponent and former Trump White House staffer Max Miller was in a strong position to win the nomination and election in the state’s 16th Congressional District, which includes some western suburbs of Cleveland.
”I’m not aware of any other Republican candidate” for the seat, a former state official who requested anonymity told Newsmax. ”I think the field is clear for him because of money and Trump.”
Earlier this year, the former president appeared in the Buckeye State with Miller and issued a strong endorsement of his former aide.
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