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Steve King and Donald Trump: mutual fans and echoes

Jan 17, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs

"I am just a big fan in what he stands for."

- Donald Trump, joint interview with Rep. Steve King on Iowa's "Mickelson in the Morning," Oct. 14, 2014

In the New York Times interview that caused a firestorm, Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) says he once told President Trump: "I market-tested your immigration policy for 14 years."

After all, King was advocating for a border wall - a "K...