We are at a moment of truth. We either accept that foreign intervention into our electoral process is tolerable or we will not. The first step is to get to the bottom of what happened in 2016. We need — and we desperately need — an open and non-partisan investigation.
After a round of news stories about House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) stopping short of calling for a congressional investigation into Russian interference in the U.S. presidential election, he once again stopped short of calling for a congressional investigation into Russian interference in the U.S. presidential election.
Translation: This is really, really, really bad. That is why we will aggressively pursue business as usual and pretend it never happened.