The many gripes of Donald Trump, complainer in chief.

The Many Gripes of Donald Trump

The Many Gripes of Donald Trump

Getting to know the real Donald Trump.
Aug. 25 2017 8:30 PM

The Complainer in Chief

Donald Trump has spent his week attacking the media and his political opponents. What else is new?


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Jamelle Bouie talks to FiveThirtyEight’s Clare Malone about President Donald Trump’s week of complaining and just how vulnerable Republicans are to attacks by the president.

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Jamelle Bouie is Slates chief political correspondent.