RNC halts work on Trump 'Victory' project: report

The Republican National Committee (RNC) is reportedly making moves to cut off Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpCDC updates website to remove dosage guidance on drug touted by Trump Trump says he'd like economy to reopen 'with a big bang' but acknowledges it may be limited Graham backs Trump, vows no money for WHO in next funding bill MORE by halting work on the “Victory” project that supports the GOP presidential nominee’s election.


An email obtained by Politico appears to show the RNC ordering a Victory program mail vendor to place an indefinite hold on all projects.

“Please put a hold/stop on all mail projects right now,” reads the email from RNC staffer Lauren Toomey, according to Politico. "If something is in production or print it needs to stop. Will update you when to proceed.”

RNC lawyers have reportedly gathered on Saturday to examine legal options should it become necessary to remove Trump from the GOP ticket.

Several Republican lawmakers have been calling for Trump to step aside, with at least one congressman telling RNC chairman Reince Priebus to get rid of Trump or resign himself.