Donald Trump “rebuffed political aides’ requests to research his past, people familiar with the matter said, a decision that contributed to his campaign being caught unprepared for the past week’s barrage of claims he mistreated women,” Bloomberg reports.
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It took less than a day for the "New Donald Trump" to become the familiar Donald Trump on the campaign trail. Many observers noted a gentler side of Trump during his primary-night victory speech at Trump Tower. The real-estate mogul...
Last year, Donald Trump took a gamble: his campaign would not do oppo research on his past. That now appears to have been an enormous mistake.
It would seem that the recent damage Donald Trump's campaign has taken is a result of how he rejected his staff's advice about doing research into his own past.
WHAT, HIM WORRY? Trump Said to Have Blocked Campaign’s Requests to Do Self-Opposition Research. Related: “It’s going to get much worse, and nuking the rubble of the Clinton marriage won’t save him.”