A State of (Dis)Union

To the incredulity of some, there was a pervading call for unity in President Trump’s first joint address to Congress. Trump proposed furthering a bipartisan agenda with talks of immigration reform and a new infrastructure bill. Within Congress, Trump stated that Republicans and Democrats should “join forces and finally get the job done,” because, ultimately, they “should get together and unite for the good of our country, and for the good of the American people.” The morning after, Republicans littered the networks with adulation, thereby solidifying their support for the…