Friday Mailbag: Why Do Republicans Still Support Trump? Where Do We Draw the Line in Media Coverage of Criminal Cases? Is Heidi Heitkamp Really a Hypocrite? Does Decorum Still Matter?

A supporter tips his hat as President Donald Trump delivers remarks at a campaign-style rally at Scheels Arena in Fargo, N.D., on Wednesday night, June 27, 2018. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times)

MINOT, N.D. — Welcome to your Friday, readers! It’s time for another mailbag column. I skipped last week because I was supposed to be on vacation — I ended up publishing a few pieces anyway, I suck at recreation — but here we are again.

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Rob Port is the editor of, a columnist for the Forum News Service, and host of the Plain Talk Podcast which you can subscribe to by clicking here.

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