Donald Trump to endorse Newt Gingrich? Confirmed: The silly season really IS upon us! Oh well – at least this means Trump will stop talking the silly talk about possibly throwing his hat into the ring as an “Independent.” Next? Donald Trump smiles at left as Republican presidential candidate, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich talks to media after their meeting in New York, Monday, Dec. 5, 2011. Photo: - Seth Wenig/AP Comments are closed.