Trump adviser says GOP won’t have contested convention

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(CNN)Donald Trump’s convention manager, Republican strategist Paul Manafort, described his new role in the campaign Friday, saying it shows the billionaire’s signature leadership style.

“This is an example of Donald Trump managing, and the type of leadership he will bring to the presidency in November,” Manafort said in an exclusive interview with CNN’s Chris Cuomo. “He also understood that winning isn’t enough, that it’s about how you win and how much you win.”

Manafort told CNN, “I work directly for the boss,” a notable departure from the usual workflow at Trump’s 2016 operation, where most campaign staff answer to campaign manager Corey Lewandowski.

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