“President Trump proved not only unable, but unwilling to stand up to Putin, He and Putin seemed to be speaking from the same script as the president made a conscious choice to defend a tyrant against the fair questions of a free press, and to grant Putin an uncontested platform to spew propaganda and lies to the world.”
Senator John McCain
LEE ZELDIN IS AN EXTENSION OF DONALD TRUMP! He has remained pretty much silent on this latest presidential debacle.
Follow these hashtags on Twitter
There are Confront Corruption/Demand Democracy rallies around the country this Wednesday, July 18th, including in front of the WH:
More here on the response by NYS Republicans to Trump: https://www.cityandstateny.com/articles/politics/news-politics/republicans-responding-trump-offer-range-responses.html
Hedging their bets? Trying to minimize potential fall out? But:
Where is the primal outrage?
Addendum 7/22: a related blog post: https://opinion8ed2.wordpress.com/2018/07/22/its-up-to-us/