The American presidential primaries are a great spectator sport. But there is a big difference between campaigning and governing. And governing is much harder.
Bernie Sanders knows he could never deliver “free college.” But Hillary Clinton sounds like a downer when she tells us about cost and states’ rights. Donald Trump knows there will never be a wall dividing the US and Mexico. But Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio tie themselves in knots regarding what to do about undocumented immigrants.
When it comes to governing priorities, I think the top 3 challenges for the next president are pretty clear—,…...read more