High Expectations Could Bedevil Trump

Some things in politics are hard to reconcile. Since Donald Trump’s election last month, economic optimism has skyrocketed. … With all that in mind, consider that President Obama’s job-approval ratings are way up. …

So how can voters be happy with Obama’s job in office and yet almost euphoric about the distinctly antithetical Trump who is about to take office? Good question. CONT.

Charlie Cook