Josh Marshall highlights a troubling trend, one which surprises nobody who pays attention. A snippet:
The ratchet like pattern is clear. The more Trump fails as President, the more he is convinced he requires extra-constitutional powers. More directly, the more he fails he seems to be convinced that his advisors are mistaken when they tell him the ad hoc command regime he used to run his private business won’t work in government. He’s tried their way he says and look what it’s gotten him.