We’re looking at a possible government shutdown next Saturday, and that’s got some conservatives nervous. They shouldn’t be. Admittedly, past government shutdowns — or threats of shutdowns — have worked against conservatives. With Trump, however, it would likely be a different story. In the past, Republicans were portrayed as denying essential services to ordinary people, […]
Larry Schweikart is a retired professor of History at the University of Dayton. He is the co-author of the #1 New York Times bestseller (with Michael Allen) A Patriot’s History of the United States and is co-author with Joel Pollak of How Trump Won.