Donald Trump shows why businessmen make bad presidents
One of the most consistent tropes of conservative political rhetoric in America is that Businessmen Do It Better. They insist that private enterprise is the wellspring of all political wisdom, whether that means privatizing state-run programs, outsourcing key government capacities to rapacious corporations, or above all simply electing business leaders to high office. Well, now we have the purest example in American history of a businessman president. Donald J. Trump is the richest president in decades...