“In sum, the AHCA is a plan voters and Republican governors think is going to make things worse,” writes Jennifer Rubin. “There is no popular outcry in favor of the bill.”
“There are a lot of people out there who can't imagine Hispanics being successful capitalists who prioritize their own self-interests over ethnic solidarity,” writes Esther J. Cepeda.
“No competent business executive would operate a company the way Trump has operated his administration,” writes Steve Chapman.
“Every administration gets knocked off its game early on by something,” writes Rich Lowry. “What makes the furor over President Trump's wiretapping claims so remarkable is how unnecessary it is.”
“I quit Twitter and Facebook last year and highly recommend it for anyone questioning the value of such ‘social’ engagement in their lives,” writes Esther J. Cepeda.
Trump wants to help single moms in Detroit – by cutting public television, building a wall on the border with Mexico and increasing military spending by $54 billion. “If you’re having trouble connecting the dots, welcome to the fracas,” writes Kathleen Parker.
If the Republican replacement for Obamacare falters, writes Rich Lowry, it could poison President Trump’s relationship with Congress.
“Still, hold the Champagne. It's troubling that someone as extreme as Wilders (imagine a more malicious version of Trump) would get as many votes as he did,” writes E.J. Dionne.
Jeff Sessions says marijuana is “only slightly less awful” than heroin. Tell it to the 32,000 Americans who died of heroin and opioid overdoses in 2015, writes Steve Chapman.