John Wayne family shoots holes in Trump endorsement

Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump speaks at the John Wayne Birthplace Museum on January 19, 2016 in Winterset, IowaJohn Wayne’s daughter may have overstepped the boundary Tuesday when she announced her endorsement of US Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump and said her iconic movie star father would be “standing right here” if he were still alive. Aissa Wayne, with frontrunner Trump at her side, told a gathering at the John Wayne Birthplace Museum in Iowa that the United States needed a strong leader like her father — hero of legendary Westerns including “Stagecoach” and “True Grit” — as the next commander in chief. “We need someone like Mr. Trump with leadership qualities, someone with courage,” she said.

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