PHOENIX — After rumblings that former Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Curt Schilling was considering a run for Congress, President Trump has weighed in.
Curt Schilling, a great pitcher and patriot, is considering a run for Congress in Arizona. Terrific! @foxandfriends— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 13, 2019
Schilling has been a vocal supporter of Trump in recent years.
He recently discussed on a radio station that he was considering a run for congress in Arizona, in hopes of replacing a seat currently held by a democrat.
President trump tweeted Tuesday morning that the news of his consideration was "Terrific!"
Trump also voiced his support for Schilling earlier this year when Schilling was on the Baseball Hall of Fame ballot. However, Schilling was not voted in.