6 min read.Updated: 07 Jan 2022, 12:43 PM ISTPeggy Noonan, The Wall Street Journal
The current moment is much like 20 months ago. It is no governmental triumph that this is so
I was not as impressed as others by the president’s speech Thursday in the Capitol. I wanted him to take on a kind of broad-gauged gravity that spoke of the attack of 1/6/21 in a way that didn’t make Trump supporters and many Republicans lean away from the first moments but start to lean forward, however reluctantly, even painfully, knowing that what they were hearing was wisdom.