Many have established the 45th president's flaws. Mary L. Trump's book offers an explanation on why her uncle employs habitual lying as an essential life tool.
Janison: Trump squanders incumbent's advantage
Without a shift, Trump's political story could end like that of a privileged heir who blew all of a fat inheritance on whims.
Trump plays super-spreader for symbols called racist
In defending sports teams' names and mocking NASCAR's Confederate flag ban, Trump keeps trying to stoke white grievances among his base.
Janison: Trump in crisis shows no signs of a plan
Every day brings new reports that the ship of state is wandering through storms without its captain and crew setting a course.
Trump spots a silver lining, ignores darkening cloud
Trump declares the economy "roaring back" with June gains, but the same can be said of the coronavirus with tough-to-ignore surges in Sunbelt states.
Janison: Trump refuses to lead by example
Trump's style is best seen in his halting coronavirus response, including reluctance to promote his own administration's guidelines.
Janison: Crying hoax is as tricky as crying wolf
Crying up a hoax helps Trump get over in the moment, such as whenever ugly facts emerge about his passive posture toward Russia.
Confederacy First? Trump warns of military budget veto
Trump's determination to keep Confederate generals' names on military bases could have him digging himself into a hole over annual funding for U.S. troops.
Coronavirus challenge only gets tougher for U.S.
As some states that reopened early now adopt stricter coronavirus rules, Fauci warned a Senate panel the current U.S. surge has the potential to worsen.
Trump has not conquered that top court
The Supreme Court's ruling against the administration in a major abortion case threw cold water on Trump's victory dance over his judicial appointments.
Trump: No one told me Russians put price on heads of GIs
Trump's claim that he didn't know about the U.S. intel, possibly for months, raised questions amid reports that the information was sent to him and the White House.