Drudge shares 'Trump in a Slump' headline

Drudge shares 'Trump in a Slump' headline
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Conservative media figure Matt Drudge on Monday seemed to take a shot at President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump pushes back on recent polling data, says internal numbers are 'strongest we've had so far' Illinois state lawmaker apologizes for photos depicting mock assassination of Trump Scaramucci assembling team of former Cabinet members to speak out against Trump MORE, sharing an old newspaper front page featuring the president with the headline “Trump in a Slump.”

“Life is a circle,” The Drudge Report founder captioned the image.

The image was from a June 5, 1990, cover of The New York Daily News from Trump's days as a real estate mogul. "Worried banks are pressing him on $2 billion debt," the newspaper adds.


Drudge has been a top supporter of Trump during his campaign and the first few months of his administration, but sources told CNN that Drudge is starting to grow frustrated with Trump for not following through with his campaign promises.

A Trump official told CNN that the conservative media magnate is at the White House “all the time,” often visiting Trump, his daughter Ivanka and son-in-law Jared KushnerJared Corey KushnerTop immigration aide experienced 'jolt of electricity to my soul' when Trump announced campaign Dick Cheney to attend fundraiser supporting Trump reelection: report Trump Jr. dismisses conflicts of interest, touts projects in Indonesia MORE

Drudge also swiped at Sen. John McCainJohn Sidney McCain3 real problems Republicans need to address to win in 2020 Fighter pilot vs. astronaut match-up in Arizona could determine control of Senate The Hill's Morning Report — Recession fears climb and markets dive — now what? MORE (R-Ariz.) over his vote to kill the GOP's ObamaCare repeal bill in another tweet Sunday, writing "corruption has so many faces" alongside an image from a McCain campaign ad that said he was leading the fight to stop ObamaCare.