In what seemed to be a slip of the tongue, Manafort said on Thursday: I support him [Ryan] as a speaker, and I know after next week Iâ€™m going to be supporting him as a candidate for president, too â€” uh, I mean for…”
— CBS This Morning (@CBSThisMorning) August 4, 2016
Manafort and the hosts on CBS “This Morning” laughed off the slip-up, but what could he have meant to say? After next week, he’s going to support Ryan as a candidate for… what?
Yesterday, Manafort blew off rumors that the Trump campaign was in trouble. But this latest “slip-up” makes you wonder what’s really going on.