Tuesday, October 11, 2016

GOP leaders advise members to proceed with caution on Trump

At The Hill 

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is advising Republican senators to use their own game plans to deal with a possible collapse of GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump’s campaign.

McConnell is telling vulnerable GOP senators to focus on their own states and races and avoid getting swept up in the controversy swirling around Trump, GOP sources say.

“We’re advising the same thing we have all along. Run your own race. That has put us in the good position that we’re in overall. Everybody is listening to people in their state,” said a Senate GOP aide.

An NBC News-Wall Street Journal poll on Monday showed Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton opening up an 11-point lead on Trump.

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