When President Trump 2.0 emerged this week with a slew of more conventional Republican positions, a big question was: How long will it last? Trump insiders promise this is more than a mood: It's the result of Trump's instinctive desire to win, after a series of dropped balls. A West Wing confidant told Axios:
Trump's desire to win is shaping his presidency
We're seeing the working out of his improvisational personality, based on new and immediate inputs.