With a clinch expected in two weeks, Republicans in Congress, especially women in competitive races are cautious about embracing Donald Trump beyond bland statements about having agreed to support the "party nominee".
While Mr. Trump is competitive in polls nowadays, his statements genuinely trouble some and others are just worried as their brand of conventional politics doesn't include Muslim bans or women as bimbos.
Formal endorsements may not mean a lot but challengers will seek to make this careful dance an issue. I'd continue to demure as there is reason to insist Mr. Trump flush out his positions. Seeing how he performs in Cleveland is a good line of demarcation. After that it is time to fish or cut bait.
Most House GOP Women In Tough Races Biding Time On Trump