Snap polling has 76% of independents with approval or strong approval of his speech.
The independents, those who are not wedded to specific party ideology, want to see progress and compromise. At this point Trump has made several attempts at compromise. The Dems have rejected them.
Nancy and Chuck need to be very wary of refusing to deal or offering an insult ($1) again. Perception is reality for most people, and if the center perceives obstructionism on the part of Dems 2020 is not going to be pretty for them.
May 24, 2017