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Washington braces for many months of revolving crises and fractious deadlock : The party of Trump is on the defensive, but GOP's Senate majority and presidential veto can block Democrats' agenda

Mar 04, 2019 - The Globe and Mail (Canada)

As Washington moves from a week of twin setbacks for Donald Trump - the damaging testimony of onetime confidant and consigliere Michael Cohen followed only hours later by the collapse of the Hanoi summit negotiations on North Korean nuclear weapons - it is increasingly clear that the Republican Party that the President has tried to mould in his own image is grappling with twin challenges: What is the extent of Republican loyalty to a president who regularly attacks the party establishment and ha...