Source: Washington Post, August 24
After discussing Hillary Clinton’s e-mail issues and her problematical relationship to the Clinton Foundation, Jennifer Rubin concludes:
“…Yes, Clinton will ‘get away with it,’ in the sense that the foundation antics in all likelihood won’t land her in jail or cost her the presidency. But it does further diminish her. It makes the public more cynical and therefore governance that much harder. That means voters are once again the losers.
Finally, it cannot be said enough: Republicans would be winning easily against this deeply flawed opponent with virtually any other candidate but Trump. The sheer stupidity of the Republican primary electorate’s decision and of the reaction of party leadership, which could have blocked or dumped him, is more maddening than even Hillary Clinton’s shadiness.