Trump wall strategy appears to be working
How Trump's tweet storms to rally support for the government shutdown seem to be workingTrump's Twitter followers are enthusiastic about the fight for the border barrier. What they means is the Democrats attempts to put political pressure on Trump to cave are not working. The Democrats are going to have to compromise if they want the government to reopen at full strength.
- In his battle with Congress over border wall funding, President Trump has leaned heavily on Twitter to rally support among his followers.
- So far, the strategy seems to be working. That doesn't bode well for a quick resolution to the standoff.
- Based on a CNBC review of his wall-related tweets, the effort is paying off.