Why Trump’s VP picks are so weird, dumb, and divisive—and why they won’t work
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As we continue to watch Donald Trump’s presidency unfold, it’s becoming clear that he is the most disliked President in modern American history.
For the first time in a generation, a majority of Americans say they approve of Trump’s performance.
He is a divisive figure, with many calling him a racist, misogynist, xenophobic, sexist, xenophobia, Islamophobic, xenophobe, bigot, and a threat to the world’s most important democracy.
Trump’s approval rating, which has plummeted since Election Day, remains low, at 42%, but he is at a historically high level of support.
He also enjoys a solid base of support among white evangelical Christians, who support him by a nearly 2-to-1 margin.
And the president has a solid, but narrow, advantage among white working-class voters who have made up a majority in the U.S. for decades.
He may also benefit from an increase in support among Latino voters, who have long been among the most important constituencies in U.K. politics.
It is a remarkable and unlikely outcome.
The Trump administration has been characterized as an attempt to purge political correctness, but its policies have largely been driven by political expediency.
The president has shown no interest in making policy reforms to address the concerns of ordinary Americans.
His focus has been on his own brand of politics, and his populist, anti-political correctness approach to the presidency has been the bedrock of his campaign.
And that approach has produced results that are more harmful than helpful to the United States.
Trump has taken a number of controversial actions, such as his decision to pull out of the Paris Climate Accord, and he has continued to undermine democratic institutions.
As the administration continues to implement its agenda, Trump’s unpopularity and failure to change his policies will only increase as the new administration enters the next phase of the campaign.
As we continue to watch Donald Trump’s presidency unfold, it’s becoming clear that he is the most disliked President in…