Decoder Trump to America: 'I alone can fix it'

Trump's confidence in his ability to reverse what he sees as America's decline is one of the main reasons he won the GOP nomination. But it departs from a tradition of expressing humility while campaigning.

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Donald Trump’s acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention was one of the longest in decades. At around 75 minutes, it was about the length of Barack Obama and Mitt Romney’s 2012 acceptance speeches, combined.