You have formed a curious Washington narrative based on speculation, questionable sources, and…
Liz James

Questionable sources? If you’re a conservative, I can see how Washington Post, CNN and NY Times might be questionable sources for you, even though two of my favourite troglodytes, Krauthammer and Kristol, write or have written for two of the three. However, Politico and The Hill are very middle of the road; I actually think they both lean to the right. There’s a clear difference between being a celebrity and being a politician — for the latter, being in the news all the time, regardless of the manner in which you are being portrayed, is not necessarily good. Trump is finding that out now.