Former President Trump issued a short statement late saying “no more money for RINOS” and he encouraged donors to send money to his PAC instead of the RNC:

This earned Rep. Ted Lieu’s approval:

It appears that the former president was responded to a letter he received from the RNC that told him they would continue to use his name and likeness for fundraising purposes:

And that was in response to Trump sending the RNC a cease-and-desist order:

We’ll have to keep an eye on this to see if it blows up, but right now the GOP is certainly working to stay in the former president’s good graces:

Well, it could happen, right?