Trump enters 2020 with rock solid base

Supporters cheer as US President Donald Trump delivers remarks at the Turning Point USA Student Action Summit at the Palm Beach County Convention Center in West Palm Beach, Florida, US on Dec 21, 2019. PHOTO: REUTERS
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WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump enters 2020 with solid support from Republicans, for whom despite the controversy and outrage that he generates seemingly every day - or in some cases because of it - his administration has been a thumping success.

Certainly, the US President has compromised on some issues. And he has failed to provide a better substitute for healthcare to the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare, which he pronounces is a "disaster".

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