- Julian Zelizer: Trump could survive the kind of crisis that brought down Richard Nixon
- Future historians may find the comparison of the current situation to Watergate was unfair -- to Nixon, Zelizer says
Julian Zelizer, a history and public affairs professor at Princeton University and a CNN political analyst, 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)President Trump thinks he can get away with anything.