Time Magazine, Donald Trump, Philip Elliott discussed on Washington Today


Very stable genius what difference does it not i think now i mean i'm not going to that place said you know it i'm just not going to answer questions about his uh i i take issue with the person presenting himself as a genius isn't it does not raise certain questions but i'm not going to go to how he ah his treats i'm just not going to that place this morning put out who tweets were so undermining of what we were trying to do on the floor in terms of fis and the rest were like he doesn't even know what the bills are down and he's putting out tweets are more concerned about um what his policies are and how they affect every day americans in their lives of than his zeal within self the cover story of time magazine out today year one donald trump joining us on the phone is washington correspondent philip elliott and let me begin with the tweets this warning on fis is that emblematic of an issue that this president has had with republicans over the last twelve months what we pump from the white out morning coming and decarlo birth of the president's twitter account completely encapsulate embody symbolising every frustration congressional republicans had with the president that they think they have an agreement with the white house they think they understand what he needs what he won there were they're ready to deliver on him uh the build liver on those uh demand promises threat and then he just completely take their like that from underneath them that we we really are on a matter of policy that really everyone assumed with a gimme uh for the republican party that the president is now coming out and doing a complete one eighty eight befuddling up the national security uh hawk in congress and really just one thing even the.

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