*** TRUMP NEWS FROM MONDAY ***
- Ed. note: Can democracy survive Trump’s threats of violence last Saturday on our country’s rule of law?
+ BREAKING NEWS: The New York Times (accessible text here): Trump Had Role in Weighing Proposals to Seize Voting Machines
+ MSNBC’s Glenn Kirschner: If the Justice Department doesn’t prosecute Trump and he runs for re-election in 2024, we can expect him to talk about his “confirmed innocence” at every rally. Trump will say the DOJ has had no problems with his actions since 2016. He will boast that the DOJ’s considered decision not to bring a single criminal charge against him is proof positive that he did absolutely nothing wrong.
+ The New York Times via The Chicago Tribune: Campaigning to Oversee Elections, While Denying the Last One. Brazenly partisan candidates who insist that Donald Trump won the 2020 election are transforming races for the once-obscure office of secretary of state. More than 20 Republicans who dispute President Biden’s election victory are running for state posts overseeing elections.