President is headed “for what could be an historic repudiation that would take the Republican Senate down with him,” the editorial board of the warned Thursday.
The conservative newspaper’s board said Trump had “reverted to his worst form” just four months before the 2020 election, and that he had “no second-term agenda, or even a message beyond four more years of himself” with “little time to recover.”
Trump had “all but given up even talking about” the coronavirus pandemic that has now killed more than 125,000 people nationwide, the board said. His “default now is defensive self-congratulation.”
The board did claim that the president’s “record fighting the coronavirus is better than his critics claim after a bad start