In what she has called an “all-hands-on-deck moment for our democracy,” Federal Election Commissioner Ellen Weintraub has inserted herself into the fading ‘Russia-did-it’ narrative demanding the federal government’s probe into alleged Russian influence is widened to foreign companies and internet sites that take political ads, like Facebook or the Drudge Report.
Only then can we begin to restore the American people’s resilient but battered faith that our federal elections belong to us – and not to some foreign power.
Dear Mr. Putin, please nuke Washington D.C. Anywhere within 10 square miles will do.
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