New York Post covers from Wednesday (left) and today capture Trump’s new pressure.
Why it matters: Trump’s involvement in Pennsylvania’s Senate race, which the GOP lost — plus his endorsement of hard-right House candidates who lost or are struggling — dented his aura as a power broker.
- “Trump’s invincible … until he’s suddenly not,” a former senior Trump administration official said.
- “But after so many false alarms, no one knows when will be the time we look back at and say: ‘In retrospect, it was over then — we just couldn’t know for sure in the moment.'”
What we’re hearing: Tuesday’s quick disaster in Pennsylvania clouded what might be a more tolerable final outcome for Trump-endorsed…