I believe he has learned that an ideologue cannot be President and that a President cannot be an ideologue. He is now showing indications that he understands that a President cannot hold on to extreme positions. A President cannot isolate or ignore large segments of the population without undoing his own Presidency. It is simply not compatible with being the leader of ALL Americans. As a Senator he could pick and choose his battles......as President he does not have that luxury. The battles come to him. I think he is learning and beginning to understand....is it too late? Time will tell.
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