Republican party distances itself from presidential candidate Donald Trump

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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump continues to climb in the polls even after what some are calling an extremist comment about banning Muslim from entering the U.S.

But it's not only Democrats criticizing Trump. Members of his own party are also speaking out.

Executive director of the New York State Republican Party, Jason Weingartner has more.

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