Donald Trump: Third-party bid ‘doable’

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As yet another controversyl engulfs his presidential campaign, Donald Trump offered the New York Times “conflicting signals about his intentions, saying he was irritated by the debate moderators’ questions about a third-party candidacy but reiterating his threat to mount one if he is unhappy with his treatment by Republican leaders.”

He acknowledged an independent candidacy would be complicated and costly, he said, but “if you’re rich, it’s doable.”

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