Trump says his political base is ‘stronger than ever’ despite polling to the contrary

President Trump declared Monday that his political base is “bigger & stronger than ever before” despite recent polling — which he branded “fake” — that shows a drop-off in support. …

Trump’s assessment comes amid a series of actions taken by the president’s political operation to bolster support among his core backers at a time when his overall job approval is at a record low for this early a point in a presidency. CONT.

John Wagner, Washington Post