House Speaker Nancy Pelosi puts on a petulant show behind the President of the United States as he delivers his third State of the Union address on the eve of his acquittal on impeachment charges. As Pelosi throws a speech-ripping tantrum, Trump connects emotionally with Americans across the country, putting a human face on his policies.
President Trump’s approval rating is up, and most Americans think he’s doing a good job with the economy. But according to a new poll, most Americans also plan to vote against Trump. Will the man who changed politics forever in 2016 fall victim to more massive change and lose in 2020 despite the strong economy. If it’s not the economy, stupid…them what is it?
Josh Marshall, at TalkingPointsMemo.com, prepares Progressives for the possibility that President Trump loses the 2020 election…hugely! Trumps lagging popularity, the majority planning to vote against him, his weakness in the rust belt states, and recent surprising polling in Texas, all seem to map the anatomy of a shocking Democratic victory.