No, the Republican Party Is Not Turning on Donald Trump


The sight of a dozen Republican senators supporting a Democratic resolution to overturn Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the southern border has got some people in the nation’s capital excited. On the Washington Post’s Web site, on Thursday, a column about the vote was headlined “The GOP Senate’s Biggest Rebuke to Trump.” Another Post headline read, “Trump Is Losing Control: 12 GOP Senators Defect.” Chuck Schumer, the top Democrat in the Senate, hailed the Senate vote, and another one, earlier in the week, that demanded an end to U.S. support for Saudi Arabia’s military campaign in Yemen, as “green shoots,” and expressed the hope that some Republicans “are beginning to constrain the president when he goes too far.”

Coming just hours after the House of Representatives unanimously supported a resolution demanding full publication of the Robert Mueller report, the…



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