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It is obvious what is going on here. He is using the situation to create “we are alone against everyone else” impression in his supporters’ minds. I think he is also offering them more privileges if he wins the election. He needs to take some risk now. A LOT of risk.
It still does not explain why this scandal would cause such a sudden surge in donations. It does not appear logical to me.