- Julian Zelizer: This has been Trump's worst week and it's shaken GOP lawmakers' wall of support for him
- GOP's legislative agenda languishes as lawmakers fear Trump's actions could harm their own election prospects, 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)The news that former FBI director James Comey wrote in a memo that President Donald Trump asked him, in February, to stop investigating national security adviser Mike Flynn has sent shockwaves through Washington.