Brad Parscale Stepping Away From Trump Campaign To Deal With 'Overwhelming Stress'
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The former campaign manager was involuntarily hospitalized last weekend. His wife has said allegations of domestic violence were misconstrued.
Brad Parscale, President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, said Wednesday that he would step away from the campaign and get help for "overwhelming stress" following an incident with police last weekend.

"I am stepping away from my company and any role in the campaign for the immediate future to focus on my family and get help dealing with the overwhelming stress," Parscale told Politico in a statement.

The departure comes just days after Parscale submitted to police custody after his wife called 911 to say he had barricaded himself in their home Sunday with multiple guns and was threatening to harm himself. He was detained under Florida's Baker Act, according to the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, which allows authorities to detain anyone who is a potential threat to themselves or others.

Candice Parscale initially told police that her husband had hit her after officers asked how she…
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