COVID-19 Relief Debates Illustrate Trifurcated Conservatism

When Donald Trump won the 2016 Republican Primary, he did so by running against many policies that were considered party orthodoxy. His brand of populism has been intellectualized by some to define working class conservatism where conservatism is concerned with “the people” and not the needs of “the elites” or overly obsessed with “market fundamentalism.”