Leading Democrats treated Russia as Trump’s worst crime, even sprinkling in some neo-Cold War rhetoric, while dismissing movements doing the real work of resistance.
The only true magic bullet in this case is the collective determination of all Americans who still believe in decency and democracy.
Sure, federal agencies have acted illegally — when the president tells them to. Trump’s war on the “Deep State” is entirely about impunity for himself.
It’s now clear that the Russians offered help and members of the Trump campaign accepted. But the real scandal may be money laundering.