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Corruption Is the Tie that Binds for Trump-Era Republicans

1 month ago   |   By The New Republic

A strange thing has happened over the past month or so: Senate Republicans have begun to stand up to President Trump. Haltingly, tentatively, perhaps, but on things that matter, a bit of spine has been sighted. What matters? Well, they've objected to the controversial appointments of Herman Cain and Stephen Moore to seats on the Federal Reserve-so much so that, when lumped together with an utter lack of qualifications and handful of scandals, both men withdrew their names from consideration. They were primed to stop the confirmation of Ken Cuccinelli-a man who made a career out of...
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