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Trump tests presidential waters in Iowa

March 07, 2011 11:54AM

A Trump Organization vice president is on his way to Iowa, site of the first presidential caucus, in a move that is fueling speculation that The Donald may pursue a presidential bid in 2012, according to the Hollywood Gossip blog. Michael Cohen, who also serves as counsel to Trump, is reportedly set to meet with Republican party leaders, “gauging the reception I feel he would have if he comes to Iowa,” Cohen said. Trump, who said last month he’d make up his mind whether or not to run by June, told the Des Moines Register that he’d campaign aggressively in Iowa. “I will meet many people, maybe all of the people [in Iowa],” Trump said. “If I decide to run, I will be shaking hands with everybody. [Hollywood Gossip]