Trump Voters Disappointed by His Presidency Threaten the GOP
Trump to jail, end the GOP like a drunken fatality fraught fraternity.
…Many of them, like Miles, are independents. Some were never Trump fans, but cast ballots for him out of loathing for Clinton. They were essential to his electoral college victory, securing his narrow wins in Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania.
They will also be crucial to Republicans’ fight to keep control of Congress next year — and to Trump’s prospects for reelection in 2020.
Since Trump took office in January, they’ve recoiled at his behavior — the cascade of Twitter insults; the messy relations with foreign leaders, both friend and foe; the racial provocations; and the lack of success in Congress, among other things…
“He said he was going to drain the swamp,” said Miles, 62, a computer programmer who lives in Middletown, Conn. “All he’s done is restocked it.”