Trump Attacks Key Republican for Abandoning Him, Concedes Campaign Faltering

Ken Bredemeier (VOA)

 Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, Oct. 10, 2016.

Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, Oct. 10, 2016.

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump lashed out Tuesday at the party’s top elected official and other Republicans for abandoning his campaign, while acknowledging that it is “hard to do well” when they are giving him “zero support.”

Trump, in a series of postings on his Twitter account, attacked House Speaker Paul Ryan as a “very weak and ineffective leader” after Ryan told other Republicans on Monday that he would no longer campaign for Trump or defend his offensive comments, which have turned voters against the brash real estate mogul.

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