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Defying the Odds

Defying the Odds
New book about the 2016 election.

Monday, July 9, 2018

Frist: Protect Mueller

In Defying the Oddswe discuss Russian involvement in the 2016 campaign.

Former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-TN) in The Washington Post:
I’m a Republican because I stand for small government and also, as a physician, for the dignity of every life. But I am also a Republican because I believe in the rule of law. Republicans must fight for that principle today — even if it means pushing back against a Republican administration. As a party, we can’t let the president or his allies erode the independence of the Justice Department or public trust in the vital work of law enforcement. That would be true even if the stakes were much lower, but it is overwhelmingly so when it comes to investigating foreign interference in our elections. Congress must ensure that Mueller is able to do his job without interference or intimidation.