Ronn Owens Report: Do GOP politicians support Trump behind closed doors?

President Donald Trump meets with business leaders, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

“I think they are not particularly pleased to be attached to the caricature of him, but on the other hand I think he has delivered what they wanted.” – Nina Burleigh, Newsweek National Political Editor

On today’s report, host Ronn Owens speaks with the national political editor of Newsweek, Nina Burleigh. This week’s issue features her cover story about the Trump influence in Washington D.C. and the world. Items discussed amongst the two included whether GOP politicians really buy Trumpism or if behind closed doors they’d rather see another Republican run for the White House in 2020, Trump’s political judgment as represented by his support of extreme candidates in Texas, Kansas and Missouri primaries and who the Democrats will put forth as their presidential candidate.

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