Seeing through the fog

I understand why Republican partisans want to confuse the public. But this is crystal clear. No candidate for elected office in the United States should ever seek or receive help from foreign countries to win an election. Not ever. Period. In taking office, a president pledges (or affirms) to “preserve, protect, and defend the Constitution.” Senators and Congressional Representatives pledge (or affirm) to “support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign and domestic…”