Quotation for Today – 26/03/2017
Trump governs as the leader of a divided party in a nation divided. He has failed to broaden his support and therefore has no political safety net. The health-care debacle provides a political circuit breaker for the new administration, an event calamitous enough to make even the most self-confident of leaders stop and ask what happened — and what, if anything, can be done to set a fresh course.
Dan Balz is Chief Correspondent at The Washington Post. He has served as the paper’s National Editor, Political Editor, White House correspondent and Southwest correspondent.