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Trump's reality check in campaign start

His 2020 campaign gets off to a poor start; the Supreme Court rejects his applications; and there are embarrassing revelations from his former national security adviser.

Almost all opinion polls indicate that if the presidential election were to take place now, Mr Trump would lose, and probably in a big way, to Joe Biden, his Democratic presidential challenger.

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump has had some bad weeks over his term of office so far - for example, when it was revealed that he and his surrogates paid US$130,000 to silence a sex worker, aka Stormy Daniels, about an affair she said she had with him in 2006.

He had a really, really bad week...

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