“And, no, the President is NOT going to negotiate,….”♦He reiterated that in a speech today. In a democracy that is beyond arrogance. It is self righteous and smacks of an innate inability or a refusal to lead. It is unfortunate and sad that there is no one in either the House or Senate to take up the slack in a leadership role. Washington, D.C. (using a trite expression) is a ship with no rudder.