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President Trump a dealmaker? Not yet

Unlike Johnson, he doesn't go beyond threats and insults and towards compromises and deals

President Trump did not start his term by negotiating deals. Instead, the first steps of the self-proclaimed "master negotiator" included issuing a series of executive orders.

WHEN Donald Trump announced that he was running for US president, and during his ensuing campaign for the White House and in the immediate aftermath of his election victory, political scientists and presidential historians had tried to counter the gloom and doom that had engulfed members of the...

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