[VIDEO] Romney’s BIG Step Towards Getting a Job in D.C.

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is projected to win his primary runoff in the race to replace retiring Utah Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch, marking the latest in a string of victories by Trump-backed candidates on Tuesday.

In all, seven states were holding primaries or runoffs across the country on Tuesday, with the Utah contest among the highest-profile.

As victories by Trump-backed candidates piled up, the president weighed in on Twitter, calling Tuesday a “big night.”

“The Democrats are in Turmoil!” Trump wrote. “Open Borders and unchecked Crime a certain way to lose elections. Republicans are for Strong Borders, NO Crime! A BIG NIGHT!”

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