It all depends on Trump.
If Trump bucks all expectations and delivers a booming economy and a dignified presidency, all will be well. Republicans will emerge with majorities in both Houses, and a generation of Americans will get to experience solid governance.
Or maybe that won’t happen. If Trump continues to allow his id to run roughshod over his presidenc...(more)
As a kid in the 50s, there was no treat like visiting my grandmother. She was soft-hearted as they come (Republican too, not that that matters). There was a candy store only a block away where she’d take me, open her coin purse and hand me a Mercury dime, which was enough in those days to buy two big pieces of candy. I remember standing hands and nose pre...(more)