A president who is quick to attack friends and allies needs to bring other world leaders into his coalition.
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This could be a rare area where the President and Republican legislators are united in pursuit of a common goal.
No president should be an island. Indeed, no president can afford to be.
The American President got elected by infuriating the liberals, but is incapable of governing by the same means.
From tax and healthcare to foreign affairs, the administration is finally getting down to the business of government.
It’s hard to see enough Republican legislators backing it, but don’t put it past the President to change that.
The President’s decision has aroused concern in both parties, and drawn attention once again to an issue he is desperate to shake off.
He pledged in his campaign to drain the swamp. By 2020, he could find that the swamp has drained him.
Plus, Karl Rove discusses the differences between running a business and governing.
While his inexperience was lauded as a positive during the campaign, his lack of political savvy has proved a hindrance.
One virtue of democracy is that it does not give special prominence to the loudest people in judging the mood of a crowd.
Protectionism and isolationism don’t allow the President to cut a grand figure on the world stage. Could he ever really have stood for that?
After the embarrassing failure of the healthcare Bill, China offers a new chance to display the art of the deal.
Ben Roback: First, Republican hardliners spiked Trump’s healthcare bill. Next, they may shut down the government
A failure to bring his party’s right on board, plus opposition from the Democrats, could lead to him being held hostage during the legislative process.
The Office of American Innovation might never get going, given Trump’s chaotic style, but the concept is a good one.