- Julian Zelizer says that with all the turmoil of Trump's first 70 days in office, he still has the potential to turn around his administration, just as other first-term presidents have
- A major policy win could give Trump momentum, unless he gets consumed by the Russia investigations, Zelizer says
Julian Zelizer, a history and public affairs professor at Princeton University and a New America fellow, is the author of "The Fierce Urgency of Now: Lyndon Johnson, Congress, and the Battle for the Great Society." He's co-host of the "Politics & Polls" podcast. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own.
(CNN)It would be a big mistake to count President Trump out too soon. Although he has experienced a difficult two months, it is important to remember that other presidents have survived incredibly rocky starts and gone on to enjoy two-terms.