Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump claps while taking the stage Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016 at the Trask Coliseum on the campus of University of North Carolina at Wilmington in Wilmington, N.C. Even as Republicans pour more ground forces into North Carolina, a top GOP strategist has warned that the “Trump Factor” could be costly for GOP candidates this fall.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump claps while taking the stage Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016 at the Trask Coliseum on the campus of University of North Carolina at Wilmington in Wilmington, N.C. Even as Republicans pour more ground forces into North Carolina, a top GOP strategist has warned that the “Trump Factor” could be costly for GOP candidates this fall. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump claps while taking the stage Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016 at the Trask Coliseum on the campus of University of North Carolina at Wilmington in Wilmington, N.C. Even as Republicans pour more ground forces into North Carolina, a top GOP strategist has warned that the “Trump Factor” could be costly for GOP candidates this fall. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com

Strategist warns ‘Trump Factor’ could hurt GOP candidates

September 02, 2016 12:46 PM