Transcript for Donald Trump Stands Alone After Republicans Officially Distance Themselves
Thank you, Pierre. Donald Trump wasting to time responding to that shooting. His comments have drawn sharp fire for most of his rivals. Tom llamas here with that story. Reporter: George, good morning to you. Even candidates that are friends with Donald Trump won't defend what he said. Jeb bush, whose wife is Mexican, says he's personally offended. Donald Trump seizing the opportunity to double down on his remarks about undocumented imgrapts. They're bringing drugs. They're bringing crime. They're rapists. And some, I assume, are good people. Reporter: Claiming the tragic murder of Katherine Steinle in San Francisco proves his point. What do you say to the family of Kathryn Steinle? Nearly every republican candidate is distancings themselves. Is he hurting your family snmplgt he's going have to defend those remarks. I would never besmirch all the people who come here. He's doing it to inflame and incite. I salute Donald Trump for focusing on the the need to address illegal immigration. Reporter: And besides the gop field, trump is also at odds with his own pageant winners. The current miss universe called the comments hurtful and unfair. So far, this controversy not hurting his poll Numbers. Reporter: It's not. Jeb bush at 19% up from 13%. His best showing in cnn/orc polling in November, trump following at 12%. Up from 3%. Mike Huckabee at 8%. Ben Carson and Rand Paul at 7%. We spoke with some of the campaigns last night. Many want to move on. Some believe his Numbers have more to do with celebrity than comment ps. He'll get in those debates. Tom llamas, thank you. Now to a frightening
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