It matters to the Americans that whom supported have been very well and provable in what can be a “better” America. All which have contributed some way to trying build, and help the country, support any causes that were vital to the wealth of the country, all while going under the first big computer tech meltdown of electronics. This of course previous to his infidelity issues. He may need to figure out if the bridges that could have been built are just “a means to and end” or do they alternative motives? This has much more too it in my opinion.