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    Trump Threatens Third-Party Candidacy

    If the GOP wants to fire him, he may just quit. Though Donald Trump is polling at the top of the Republican field of 2016 candidates, comments he made about prisoners of war have put the RNC on the offensive — and Trump says if the RNC isn’t supportive, it’ll drive up the chance that he’ll run as an independent to “do what’s right for the country.” That could cripple the GOP in the general election, as it would likely split the nation’s conservative vote and hand the election to the Democratic candidate. 

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