CNN; as the GOP bails rump announced he is going to go it alone till the bitter end.

"struggling to move past a week of one controversy after another -- is making clear that he's willing to go it alone in the final weeks of the campaign.
As the Republican nominee tries to recover from one of his toughest stretches, few prominent GOP leaders -- other than those who advise him or are on his payroll -- seem willing to launch a full-throated rescue effort"

GOP hauling trump's ass off into the sunset soon: