Lyndon B. Johnson

Trump set out to uproot Obama's legacy; so far, that's failed

Trump set out to uproot Obama's legacy; so far, that's failed

Rarely has a president taken office so focused on undoing his predecessor’s works as Donald Trump. Six months in, he has little to show.

Monday brought twin blows. Not only did the Affordable Care Act survive another Republican repeal effort, maintaining President Obama’s signature domestic achievement, but Trump was forced to certify that Iran continues to comply with the nuclear deal that was the biggest foreign policy accomplishment of Obama’s second term.

Beyond those two headlines,

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