With Little Hope of Winning, Trump Reboots Campaign
Where are the lifeboats? Some GOP operatives compare Donald Trump’s reshuffling of his campaign staff to “rearranging deck chairs on the Titanic,” but the band plays on. With poll numbers tanking, campaign chair Paul Manafort, whose moderated message was supposed to right the ship, resigned on Friday. Some skeptics even say the mogul doesn’t care if he wins and is planning a conservative news network to rival Fox. With no rescue in sight, Trump’s softening his persona, expressing “regret” for hurtful words and touring Louisiana — to see the effects of rising waters.