Mollineau: Trump’s second year starts with the government sputtering to a stop

Mollineau: Trump’s second year starts with the government sputtering to a stop

NBC News
January 20, 2018


Rodell Mollineau, a Democratic strategist and former Senate leadership aide, said his party believes it is on the “right side of history” in defending the DREAMers. He also pointed a finger at Trump for creating a “man-made crisis” by rescinding the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that protected DREAMers.

And, he said, Trump has done nothing to forge relationships with Democrats.

“For all of the talk of Obama not reaching out to Republicans in that first year … he didn’t purposely alienate Republicans in the way that Trump has alienated Democrats,” Mollineau said.

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