Step 3. Zinke suddenly announced that Florida was “unique” and that there would be no offshore drilling there.
People, why do you think Florida is “unique”?
A) It has a Republican governor who might try to run for the Senate... The Republicans and Democrats came up with a compromise that ties protection for the Dreamers to a ton of nonwall security money. The sheer reasonableness of their effort triggered Step 3, in which Trump rejected everything, complained about the “shithole countries” and sent Washington into chaos.