David Harsanyi is a senior editor at The Federalist. Harsanyi is a nationally syndicated columnist and author of three books. His work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Weekly Standard, National Review, Reason, New York Post, and numerous other publications. David has appeared on Fox News, CNN, MSNBC, NPR, ABC World News Tonight, NBC Nightly News and dozens of radio talk shows across the country.
There's an expectation that movement conservatives be all in or all out on the Trump presidency. This is a false choice. Trump is not presidential, competent or ideologically coherent most of the time. The alternative doesn't sound that great, either.
Presidents are also politicians with agendas. And sometimes those agendas clash with your worldview. Politicians have no business defining patriotism. Let's not have devotionals venerating their ascendency every four years.
It's not surprising that poll after poll shows minority families support educational choice. Unfortunately, partisanship allows Democrats to take voters for granted and ignore the issue. For millions, this is a tragedy.