Manafort Leaves Trump Campaign


(NBC News)  Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump visited flood-striken Louisiana Friday, trying to appear more presidential and showing empathy for residents who have lost everything.

“Nobody understands how bad it is. It is really incredible. I’m just here to help,” Trump said.

This came as Trump’s campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigned today, a shakeup at the top that Trump supporters hope will bring a boost to his campaign. 

Trump called Manafort a true professional, but his resignation comes after the New York Times reported he worked for a pro-Russian political party in Ukraine.

Meanwhile, documents released to Congress this week show that Hillary Clinton told the FBI former Secretary of State Colin Powell advised her to use a personal email account.

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