He still leads the field though….
Club for Growth: The CfG has announced support for 5 of the Republican presidential candidates. The 5 are Jeb Bush, Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, Marco Rubio and Scott Walker. This means that the Club for Growth PAC will act as a bundler for anybody who wants to donate to one of the 5 candidates.
Paul: It appears that the Kentucky GOP may be balking at plans to hold a caucus, potentially causing another problem for the increasingly troubled Rand Paul presidential campaign. Holding a caucus is the only way for the senator to run for both president and re-election as senator. The caucus has been contingent on Paul’s campaign providing funding to hold the caucus(estimated to cost $400,000-$600,000) and some are doubting whether the funding will actually come through. The state Republican central committee will vote on the plan August 22.
Trump: Two post-debate polls have been released showing Donald Trump losing support compared to before the debate. A Rasmussen poll has Trump down 9 points from 26% to 17%, while a Reuters-Ipsos poll has him down 5 points from 28% to 23%. He still leads the field in both polls-by 7% in Rasmussen and 11% in Reuters….