Donald Trump’s debt ceiling agreement with Democrats is straight out of 'The Art of the Deal'
President Donald J. Trump listens to an event brief for the Presidential Armed Forces Honor Wreath-Laying Ceremony. (DoD Photo by U.S. Army Sgt. James K. McCann)

A quote from Donald Trump’s “The Art of the Deal” perfectly encapsulates how keen he is to win the war of ideas rather than satisfy partisans: “What the bulldozers and dump trucks did wasn’t important, I said, so long as they did a lot of it.” He was describing a stunt he pulled in 1982 when…