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what we already feared

American democracy is deeply broken and no further confirmation is required than the Devin Nunes leaked audio about protecting Trump.

On that recording Nunes made it clear before his GOP fundraiser audience that no matter what Mueller concludes from his investigation, the party will be in lock step and protect the president. No matter what the crimes they won't permit an indictment.

This is what I instinctively thought but now it's out there confirmed and the American people should be outraged that this could happen.

It is no longer about justice and doing the right thing but about political expediency and getting your agenda advanced no matter how it's done.

We can just look at history to know that Trump will be the most disgraceful president the United States has ever had and, no matter the high crimes committed, it will be thanks to people like Mr Nunes that his tenure is undisturbed for as long as possible.

Democracy takes another hit.


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