"Prior to being fired by Donald Trump, he was an incredible talent. Being fired by Donald Trump took him to another level," said veteran Democratic strategist Steve Elmendorf.
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The go-it-alone approach, Elmendorf said, is "going to inflame the base of the party and make it hard for Democrats to work with him on other issues."
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