44 Ex-Senators Urge Lawmakers to Defend Democracy From Trump

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Politico: A bipartisan group of nearly four dozen former senators warned current and future members of the Senate on Monday that the United States is ‘entering a dangerous period,’ and urged them to defend America’s democracy by serving national interests rather than political ideologies.”

“‘We are on the eve of the conclusion of special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s investigation and the House’s commencement of investigations of the president and his administration,’ the 44 ex-lawmakers wrote in an op-ed published by The Washington Post. ‘The likely convergence of these two events will occur at a time when simmering regional conflicts and global power confrontations continue to threaten our security, economy and geopolitical stability.'”