President releases video endorsement of Gov. Bevin ahead of visit

President Donald Trump

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Ahead of his visit to Lexington Monday, President Donald Trump has released a video endorsement of Governor Matt Bevin.

The Republican Party of Kentucky tweeted the video Thursday morning.

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“He’s a really good guy, a really good Governor. He’s strong on the military. He’s very, very powerful on the Second Amendment. He’s not going to let anyone take your guns away,” the President says in the message.

He goes on to say Bevin is doing a “fantastic job on healthcare and the budget, reducing taxes, and making the state great”.

Mr. Trump also says Bevin is a great friend and has his support 100%.

The President will visit Lexington Monday, the night before election day, for a “Keep America Great Rally” at Rupp Arena.

The President has said he will campaign for the Governor at that rally.

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