Secular progressive policies at home and abroad are not working. The establishment has had its chance -- multiple chances, in fact -- to fix things, but it has failed, or didn't try, under Republican and Democratic administrations. Voters are taking a big chance with Trump, but things have gotten so bad that the election shows many millions of Americans are willing to try something new.
Trump achieved what most of the experts, the ruling class, the major media (including most pundits and once again the pollsters), Republican leaders and many others thought was impossible. He not only won back the Reagan Democrats, including nearly half of the union members who cast ballots, but he also had coattails, allowing Republicans to maintain control of both houses of
This was more than a change election. It was a revolution. Now, the question becomes: What will the Republicans do with it? If Trump is smart, he will call on the
The election vindicates the decision by Senate Majority Leader
The courts may be saved from secular progressives for years to come and the Constitution respected again. That is victory by anyone's definition.
An added bonus is that Trump can use executive orders to immediately reverse President Obama's executive orders, which he used to bypass
The left will demand that Trump "reach out" and work with Democrats, but that is a trap. Recall what Democrats did when they won the
Trump's victory is part of a global movement to throw off incompetent leaders, reduce the size and cost of government, and restore countries to the values that have made them uniquely British, German, French and American. It also is a victory of a culture that eschews the coarseness and crudeness of the likes of Jay-Z and
Now comes the hard part. Because Trump's background is neither politics nor government, he must call on those with such experience to help him. Vice President-elect
All the pieces are now in place to yank America back from the brink. This is an opportunity that comes along once in a century. Success will silence the critics, who won't go quietly and accept defeat. If Trump succeeds in all he has promised, he will have saved the country from disaster. It will be said of him that he really did make America great again.